Welcome to the weekly online journal focused entirely on GAO Bid Protests of Federal Government contract awards brought to you by the Government Contracts Practice Group at General Counsel, P.C.. This site will be updated at least once a week with analysis and summaries of the latest GAO Bid Protest decisions and information to help professionals and business owners make informed decisions on protesting a contract solicitation or award.

Search our archives past GAO protest decisions and come back often to keep up to date on the latest trends and legal decisions in Bid Protests. If you have questions about filing a Bid Protest or you were awarded a contract that has been protested, please contact the editor immediately as missing a filing deadline is the quickest way to lose your right to protest or defend your award.

Contract Administration Archive

  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Health and Human Services Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Contract Modifications; Contract Administration General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO generally will not consider protests against modifications to an awarded contract, because such matters are related to contract administration and are beyond the...

    Emergent BioSolutions Inc., B-402576, June 8, 2010

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Health and Human Services Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Contract Modifications; Contract Administration General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO generally will not consider protests against modifications to an awarded contract, because such matters are related to contract administration and are beyond the...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Compliance with laws; contract administration General Counsel P.C. Highlight: General solicitation provisions requiring the contractor to comply with the requirements of federal, state, and local laws, codes and regulations do not require that an...

    Freedom Scientific, Inc., B-401173.3, May 4, 2010

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Compliance with laws; contract administration General Counsel P.C. Highlight: General solicitation provisions requiring the contractor to comply with the requirements of federal, state, and local laws, codes and regulations do not require that an...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Defense Logistics Agency Disposition: Protest dismissed. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Awardee’s challenge to the amount of its contract price to supply military fuel requirements is dismissed because it raises a matter of contract administration over which we do not have jurisdiction. General...

    Petro Star, Inc., B-401108, April 29, 2009

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Defense Logistics Agency Disposition: Protest dismissed. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Awardee’s challenge to the amount of its contract price to supply military fuel requirements is dismissed because it raises a matter of contract administration over which we do not have jurisdiction. General...

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