Fed. Circ. Overrules CFC Award To Air Force Contractor

Law360, New York (August 2, 2012, 5:45 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Thursday overruled a U.S. Court of Federal Claims decision awarding $37,000 in costs to a small business contractor in an Air Force bid protest, saying the lower court was wrong to declare the government's position was not justified since there was disagreement about the law.

The appeals court said DGR Associates Inc. was not entitled to an award for lawyers' fees under the Equal Access to Justice Act because disagreement existed about whether two programs under the Small Business Act were on...
To view the full article, register now.