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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FedBizOpps Archive

  • Link: GAO Decision Protestor: C2G Ltd. Company Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest Denied. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that an agency failed to provide equal information to offerors is denied where the initial solicitation was posted on the Federal Business Opportunities website, where the...

    C2G Ltd. Company, B-406093, B-406093.3, February 8, 2012

    Link: GAO Decision Protestor: C2G Ltd. Company Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest Denied. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that an agency failed to provide equal information to offerors is denied where the initial solicitation was posted on the Federal Business Opportunities website, where the...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: FedBizOpps; failure to solicit incumbent contractor General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO will not sustain a protest challenging an agency’s failure to solicit a successfully performing incumbent unless the record shows that adequate competition resulting...

    Bestcare, Inc., B-403585, November 23, 2010

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: FedBizOpps; failure to solicit incumbent contractor General Counsel P.C. Highlight: GAO will not sustain a protest challenging an agency’s failure to solicit a successfully performing incumbent unless the record shows that adequate competition resulting...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Homeland Security Disposition:  Protest sustained. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Agency’s misclassification of a procurement for facilities support services on the Federal Business Opportunities Internet website under a “miscellaneous” product classification code improperly deprived the protester of an opportunity to respond...

    TMI Management Systems, Inc., B-401530, September 28, 2009

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Homeland Security Disposition:  Protest sustained. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Agency’s misclassification of a procurement for facilities support services on the Federal Business Opportunities Internet website under a “miscellaneous” product classification code improperly deprived the protester of an opportunity to respond...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Defense Logistics Agency Disposition: Protest denied. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that agency improperly failed to give the protester adequate notice of a procurement by failing to send the protester a copy of the solicitation is denied where the record shows that...

    Solutions Lucid Group, LLC, B-401128, April 2, 2009

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Defense Logistics Agency Disposition: Protest denied. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that agency improperly failed to give the protester adequate notice of a procurement by failing to send the protester a copy of the solicitation is denied where the record shows that...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition:  Protest denied. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that agency’s publishing of notice of solicitation on government-wide point of entry was inadequate because protester lacks internet access is denied; potential offerors are on constructive notice of solicitation notice...

    DBI Waste Systems, Inc., B-400687; B-400687.2, January 12, 2009

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Veterans Affairs Disposition:  Protest denied. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that agency’s publishing of notice of solicitation on government-wide point of entry was inadequate because protester lacks internet access is denied; potential offerors are on constructive notice of solicitation notice...

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