MVM Loses Protest Over $309M DOJ Linguist Contract

Law360, New York (May 2, 2012, 5:12 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Government Accountability Office has turned down MVM Inc.'s protest over a $309 million contract for linguist services that the U.S. Department of Justice awarded to AllWorld Language Consultants Inc., according to a ruling posted Tuesday.

While the DOJ's Drug Enforcement Administration found the technical advantages of MVM's proposal were impressive, it said the advantages were not so overwhelming that they justified paying $72 million more than AllWorld's price, according to the ruling.

The GAO rejected MVM's claim that the agency did not meaningfully consider...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.