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.

Timely Filing Archive

  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Navy Disposition: Protest dismissed. Keywords: Timely Filing; Protest of Terms of the Solicitation General Counsel P.C. Highlight: Any protest challenging the terms of a solicitation must be filed prior to the time for receipt of proposals. —————————————————————————————————————————– Baldt, Inc. (Baldt)...

    Baldt Inc., B-402596.3, June 10, 2010

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of Navy Disposition: Protest dismissed. Keywords: Timely Filing; Protest of Terms of the Solicitation General Counsel P.C. Highlight: Any protest challenging the terms of a solicitation must be filed prior to the time for receipt of proposals. —————————————————————————————————————————– Baldt, Inc. (Baldt)...

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  • Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Timely filing; Electronic filing General Counsel P.C. Highlight: It is the offeror’s obligation to deliver its proposal to the Agency in accordance with the terms of the RFP. Evidence of timely electronic transmission...

    Latvian Connection Trading and Construction, LLC, B-402410, February 25, 2010

    Link: GAO Opinion Agency: Department of the Army Disposition: Protest denied. Keywords: Timely filing; Electronic filing General Counsel P.C. Highlight: It is the offeror’s obligation to deliver its proposal to the Agency in accordance with the terms of the RFP. Evidence of timely electronic transmission...

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  • Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Navy Disposition:  Protest denied. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: In a negotiated procurement that required offerors to submit a portion of cost/price proposals electronically, agency’s elimination of proposal from the competitive range is reasonable where the record shows that the...

    Lakeshore Engineering Services, B-401434, July 24, 2009

    Link:         GAO Opinion Agency:    Department of the Navy Disposition:  Protest denied. __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GAO Digest: In a negotiated procurement that required offerors to submit a portion of cost/price proposals electronically, agency’s elimination of proposal from the competitive range is reasonable where the record shows that the...

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