US Asks Court To Revisit Treasury Contract Override

Law360, New York (January 12, 2012, 5:37 PM EST) -- The U.S. has urged the Court of Federal Claims to reconsider its ruling that the Treasury Department improperly overrode a stay on a VSE Corp. contract for managing forfeited property management services, according to a motion made public Thursday.

Judge Susan G. Braden ruled Dec. 30 that the Treasury's override of the automatic stay sparked by URS Federal Services Inc.'s bid protest before the U.S. Government Accountability Office “was arbitrary, capricious and an abuse of agency discretion.” The judge granted judgment to URS and barred the...
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