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.

Past Performance Information Retrieval System (PPIRS) Archive

  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: General Services Administration Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Past Performance; Past Performance Information Retrieval System (PPIRS) —————————————————————————————————————————– GAO Digest: Agency’s evaluation of protester’s past performance was reasonable, where the agency consistent with the solicitation considered vendors’ past performance information in the Past...

    All Points International Distributors, Inc., B-405954, December 16, 2011

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: General Services Administration Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Past Performance; Past Performance Information Retrieval System (PPIRS) —————————————————————————————————————————– GAO Digest: Agency’s evaluation of protester’s past performance was reasonable, where the agency consistent with the solicitation considered vendors’ past performance information in the Past...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Air Force Disposition: Protest denied. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Agency’s evaluation of offerors’ “quality” and “delivery” past performance was reasonable, where solicitation advised offerors that past performance would be evaluated based on information listed in Past Performance Information Retrieval...

    Precision Mold & Tool, B-400452.4; B-400452.5, April 14, 2009

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Air Force Disposition: Protest denied. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Agency’s evaluation of offerors’ “quality” and “delivery” past performance was reasonable, where solicitation advised offerors that past performance would be evaluated based on information listed in Past Performance Information Retrieval...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Air Force Disposition: Protest denied. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Past performance provision in solicitation that limits past performance references to those performed within the past 3 years is consistent with Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) § 15.305(a)(2)(i), which requires that...

    Futurecom, Inc., B-400730.2, February 23, 2009

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Air Force Disposition: Protest denied. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Past performance provision in solicitation that limits past performance references to those performed within the past 3 years is consistent with Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) § 15.305(a)(2)(i), which requires that...

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