Bid Protest Spotlight: Meaning, Price, Extension, Sole-Source

By Rachael Plymale (August 11, 2021, 3:54 PM EDT) -- This month's bid protest spotlight examines three recent decisions from the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. The first two cases highlight splits between the court and the Government Accountability Office related to contract interpretation, price realism analyses and post hoc extensions of proposal deadlines. The third case takes an in-depth look at the bounds of sole-source awards.

CW Government Travel

In CW Government Travel Inc. v. U.S., CW raised several challenges to the U.S. General Services Administration's award of a contract for travel management services for the U.S. Army under the Federal Supply Schedules.[1]

Among other things, CW argued that the...

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