In this week’s Bid Protest Weekly article, we look at the protest of PAE Government Services, Inc. In this protest, the issue of whether a price realism analysis is required in an award of a fixed-price contract is discussed.
The Bid Protest Weekly is an online journal created and maintained by our Government Contracts Practice Group. This and similar articles analyzing recent bid protest decisions are posted each week on the Bid Protest Weekly website: www.bidprotestweekly.com. The Bid Protest Weekly website also offers a continuously expanding archive of decision digests dating back to 2008 that summarize and categorize GAO bid protest decisions.