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.

Disclosure of Source Selection-Sensitive Information Archive

  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Navy, Military Sealift Command Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Disclosure of Source Selection-Sensitive Information General Counsel P.C. Highlight: The disclosure of source selection information, including an offeror’s price, during the course of procurement is improper and the agency may take...

    Ocean Ships, Inc., B-401526.4, April 21, 2010

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Navy, Military Sealift Command Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Disclosure of Source Selection-Sensitive Information General Counsel P.C. Highlight: The disclosure of source selection information, including an offeror’s price, during the course of procurement is improper and the agency may take...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Defense Disposition:  Protest sustained. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: 1. Protest is sustained where the agency credited the awardee with past performance of its parent and corporate affiliates, yet record did not establish which entities were involved with performing the prior...

    Health Net Federal Services, LLC, B-401652.3; B-401652.5, November 4, 2009

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Defense Disposition:  Protest sustained. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: 1. Protest is sustained where the agency credited the awardee with past performance of its parent and corporate affiliates, yet record did not establish which entities were involved with performing the prior...

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