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Clearly Meritorious Protest

URS Federal Services, Inc. – Costs, B-406140.4, July 17, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: URS Federal Services, Inc. Agency: Internal Revenue Service Disposition: Request Granted in Part, Denied in Part. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: GAO will recommend that agency reimburse protester for the costs of filing and pursuing its protest, where…

Blackstone Consulting, Inc., B-405909.2, January 31, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Blackstone Consulting, Inc. Agency: Department of the Air Force Disposition: Request for Reimbursement Granted. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: GAO recommends reimbursement of the costs of filing and pursuing protest challenging agency’s failure to evaluate firm’s past performance…

Kingdomware Technologies – Costs, B-406228.2, May 10, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Kingdomware Technologies Inc. Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition: Request Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protester is not entitled to reimbursement of protest costs after agency took corrective action where protest was not clearly meritorious. General Counsel…

ARINC Engineering Services, LLC, B-405731.3, March 28, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: ARINC Engineering Services, LLC Agency: General Services Administration Disposition: Protest Denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest was not clearly meritorious, and reimbursement of protest costs following agency corrective action therefore is not warranted, where additional record development…

InfraMap Corporation – Costs, B-406167.3, March 26, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: InfraMap Corporation Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Request Denied _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest was not clearly meritorious, and reimbursement of protest costs following agency corrective action therefore is not warranted, where additional record development and…

Iron Vine Security, LLC — Costs, B-403578.3, April 15, 2011

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: United States Agency for International Development Disposition: Request denied. Keywords: Corrective Action; Protest Costs; Clearly Meritorious Protest General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO may recommend reimbursement of protest costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, if GAO determines that the agency unduly delayed taking…

Triple Canopy, Inc.–Costs, B-310566.9; B-400437.4, March 25, 2009

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Request denied. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Decision: Where agency took corrective action following submission of an agency report responding to the protests, request that Government Accountability Office recommend reimbursement of protest costs is…

Intercontinental Construction Contracting, Inc.–Costs, B-400729.3, March 4, 2009

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Request denied. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Decision: Request that the Government Accountability Office recommend reimbursement of protest costs is denied where the initial protest grounds were not clearly meritorious and the agency did…