Winning A Bid Protest Is A Long Shot, Study Finds

Law360, New York (March 11, 2013, 6:55 PM EDT) -- Formal bid protests over U.S. federal government contracts are rare, and winning a reversal of the contested contract is even rarer, according to a new study penned by President Obama’s former procurement chief.

Less than 1 percent of the roughly 200,000 procurements in fiscal year 2010 were followed by a protest, and less than 15 of those protests resulted in a successful reversal of the contract, according to Dan Gordon, Obama’s former administrator for Federal Procurement Policy and the current associate dean for government procurement law...
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