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Cognosante, LLC, B-405868, January 5, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Cognosante, LLC Agency: Department of Health and Human Services Disposition: Protest Denied. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest against exclusion of protester from the competition is denied where contracting officer reasonably determined that protester’s dual role as both…

Cahaba Safeguard Administrators, LLC, B-401842.2, January 25, 2010

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Disposition: Protest sustained. Keywords: Organizational conflict of interest; Mitigation strategy General Counsel, P.C. Highlight: Organizational conflicts of interest issues are, like responsibility issues, matters that can be resolved after evaluation…

First Coast Service Options, Inc., B-401429, July 31, 2009

Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of Health and Human Services Disposition:  Protest denied. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Where performance of more than one-third of the contract requirements created a conflict of interest for the protester, agency reasonably rejected protester’s final revised…