COFC Still Beckons To Protesters

Law360, New York (July 28, 2011, 1:15 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Court of Federal Claims' decision in Jacobs Technology Inc. v. United States, No. 11-180C, 2011 (Fed. Cl. May 26, 2011) does double duty, affirming once again the availability of the COFC as a convenient forum for aggrieved offerers challenging a resolicitation and providing us with a useful primer on the perennial issues of jurisdiction, ripeness, standing and agency discretion in the context of pre-award protests.

In Jacobs Technology, the COFC considered a United States Special Operations Command (“USSOCOM” or “the agency”) competitive acquisition in...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.