Category Archives: Negotiation

To reimburse? or NOT to reimburse? (That’s the Protest)

OUTCOME:  Agency did not unduly delay corrective action when it changed the evaluation criteria in question prior to the deadline for submitting its agency report to GAO.   As a result, GAO deemed the action by the agency to be sufficiently prompt such that the contractor was not entitled to reimbursement of its protest...

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Eagle Creek Marina, B-405220, September 16, 2011

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: General Services Administration Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Negotiation; GSA Lease General Counsel P.C. Highlight: Negotiations which change the SFO should be well documented in the final proposal, an offeror can't assume that the agency knows what is included in the proposal unless it is detailed with specificity. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- GAO denies the protest of Eagle Creek...
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OLBN Architectural Services, Inc., B-402444.4; B-402444.5, October 4, 2010

LinkGAO Opinion Agency: Department of Health and Human Services Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Competitive Range Determination General Counsel P.C. Highlight: OLBN Architectural Service, Inc. protests the evaluation and subsequent non-selection of its qualification statement for negotiation of an architect/engineering (A/E) services contract, pursuant to a solicitation, issued by the...
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