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Price Reduction Archive

  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Justice Disposition: Protest denied. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Price evaluation, which included all option year license prices, was reasonable where vendor did not indicate any price reduction in option years for initial, “perpetual” licenses quoted in base year, and solicitation,...

    Privasoft Inc., B-400853, January 27, 2009

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Justice Disposition: Protest denied. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Price evaluation, which included all option year license prices, was reasonable where vendor did not indicate any price reduction in option years for initial, “perpetual” licenses quoted in base year, and solicitation,...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: General Services Administration Disposition:  Protest denied. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest asserting that General Services Administration (GSA) contracting officials improperly rescored quotations after technical evaluation was performed by requiring activity (Indian Health Service) evaluators is denied where record shows that GSA officials...

    OPTIMUS Corporation, B-400777, January 26, 2009

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: General Services Administration Disposition:  Protest denied. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest asserting that General Services Administration (GSA) contracting officials improperly rescored quotations after technical evaluation was performed by requiring activity (Indian Health Service) evaluators is denied where record shows that GSA officials...

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