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Taking Exception to RFP Requirements

Verizon Wireless, B-406854, B-406854.2, September 17, 2012

Link: GAO Decision Protestor: Verizon Wireless Agency: General Services Administration Disposition: Protest Sustained. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest challenging the terms of a solicitation is timely where the solicitation expressly permitted offerors to take exception to its terms, the agency did…

W. Gohman Construction Co., B-401877, December 2, 2009

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Taking Exception to RFP Requirements General Counsel P.C. Highlight: An Agency may not accept a proposal that takes exception to the Agency’s stated requirements. —————————————————————————————————————————– W. Gohman Construction…

Northern Light Productions, B-401182, June 1, 2009

Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Interior Disposition: Protest denied. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: Protest that an agency’s inclusion of data rights requirements in the solicitation’s evaluation scheme precluded an agency determination that the protester’s proposal was unacceptable on the…