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.

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Designated Employee Agent Archive

  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Justice Disposition: Protest denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest challenging the decision of the Federal Bureau of Prisons to terminate the agency’s inmate vocational dental laboratory training program and obtain the dental laboratory services (being performed by inmates) from private...

    Jeff Gose–Designated Employee Agent, B-401100, May 13, 2009

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Justice Disposition: Protest denied. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest challenging the decision of the Federal Bureau of Prisons to terminate the agency’s inmate vocational dental laboratory training program and obtain the dental laboratory services (being performed by inmates) from private...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Air Force Disposition: Protest dismissed. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Designated Employee Agent is not an interested party to protest actions other than agency’s final selection of the source of performance with regard to a public-private competition conducted pursuant to...

    Gary Johnson — Designated Employee Agent, B-310910.3, January 21, 2009

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Air Force Disposition: Protest dismissed. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Designated Employee Agent is not an interested party to protest actions other than agency’s final selection of the source of performance with regard to a public-private competition conducted pursuant to...

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