LabCorp Says VA Slammed Door On Its $32M Contract Bid

Law360, New York (September 24, 2012, 6:54 PM EDT) -- Laboratory Corp. of America sued the federal government Thursday for allegedly refusing to take its bid on a $32 million contract for testing services at U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers, saying agency officials shut down the application process an hour earlier than advertised.

LabCorp’s complaint, filed in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, says the VA promised to receive proposals until 2 p.m. Central time on May 31 but ended the process at 2 p.m. Eastern time. This may have been because of a...
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