La. Appeals Panel Upholds Public Works Contract Denial

Law360, New York (May 7, 2012, 1:41 PM EDT) -- A Louisiana state appeals court on Thursday rejected a construction company’s effort to have bidding reopened on a bulkhead repair project after its proposal was rejected for being late, saying a state agency’s 48-hour submission window did not violate state law.

In a 2-1 decision, the appeals panel upheld a trial court’s ruling that the Greater Lafourche Port Commission’s decision to reject LL&G Construction Inc.’s bid for not submitting a criminal history within 48 hours of the opening of bidding, even though the company’s bid was...
To view the full article, register now.