Fed. Circ. Kills Unsolicited Bid Complaint For Standing

Law360, New York (April 11, 2017, 9:19 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Tuesday rejected a contractor’s appeal of a failed bid protest against the Navy, finding that he lacked standing because his unsolicited proposal did not meet Federal Acquisition Regulation standards and consequently was unlikely to win the contract.

A circuit panel ruled that Kevin Diaz failed to show he had a direct economic interest in a suit over the rejection of his unsolicited proposal to the U.S. Department of the Navy’s Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division. The proposal failed to meet FAR...
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Case Information

Case Title

Diaz v. US

Case Number



Appellate - Federal Circuit

Nature of Suit

102 Contract - Fail to Award - (CDA)

Date Filed

August 18, 2016

Government Agencies

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