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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Price Calculation Error Archive

  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Air Force Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Price Calculation Error General Counsel P.C. Highlight: An offeror has the responsibility to submit a well-written proposal, with adequately detailed information which clearly demonstrates compliance with the solicitation requirements and allows a meaningful...

    JBlanco Enterprises, Inc., B-402905, August 5, 2010

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Air Force Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Price Calculation Error General Counsel P.C. Highlight: An offeror has the responsibility to submit a well-written proposal, with adequately detailed information which clearly demonstrates compliance with the solicitation requirements and allows a meaningful...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Navy Disposition:  Protest denied. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: 1. Protest challenging agency’s use of allegedly flawed independent government estimate (IGE) and comparison with proposed prices in determining that protester’s proposed price was unreasonable is denied; challenged IGE was replaced...

    EMS Ice, Inc., B-401688.3; B-401688.6, October 8, 2009

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Navy Disposition:  Protest denied. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: 1. Protest challenging agency’s use of allegedly flawed independent government estimate (IGE) and comparison with proposed prices in determining that protester’s proposed price was unreasonable is denied; challenged IGE was replaced...

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