Recently, in the matter of SK Hart Properties LLC, the unsuccessful incumbent contractor for the General Services Administration’s office in Salt Lake City protested the Agency’s decision to use a “fixed tenant improvement allowance.” At its heart, the contractor submitted it does not need the full amount listed for improvements in the solicitation for the… Read more »
You are still at risk of Government oversight/review even if you fall below the threshold for the Contractor Purchasing System Review (CPSR).1 While, CPSR is a total business system review, there is a series of other Government activities that will look into your procurement business processes. Some of these other activities include; proposal analysis, interim… Read more »
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is amending its small business size regulations to incorporate the NAICS revision for 2017.
A recent bid protest on a highly praised proposal serves as a cautionary tale for providing exactly how a contractor plans to complete the scope of work.
A little over 100 days in, a funny thing appears to be happening on the way to the dumpster fire which is purportedly the Trump Administration – governance.
In its May decision, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) denied a bid protest despite agreement the contract award was all but a tossup in the end.
The Ninth Circuit ruled that a female’s prior salary can be a “factor other than sex,” justifying a pay disparity between similar male and female employees.
The Federal Circuit reversed a legal fee award in bid protest to a contractor because the agency took corrective action before it was decided in court.
EO 13793 directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to establish an Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection in effort to regain public trust.
A protest against a NASA contract award was sustained because the awardee’s proposed professional compensation lacked a reasoned basis for being realistic.