Category Archives: Government Contracting

Take Your Shot – Florida Firms Should File Protests When Agencies Deviate from Material RFP Requirements

If you ever find yourself in a Florida procurement where your competitor won the contract even though its proposal fails to meet a specific RFP criteria, you should probably take your shot and file a protest. CONTINUE READING...

Part 3 of 3: What You Need to Know about Filing a GAO Protest before It’s Too Late

In this final post on the timeliness requirements of filing bid protests before the GAO, we’ll examine the timeliness requirements in filing protests that include “comments” and “supplemental protests.” CONTINUE READING...

Part 2 of 3: What You Need to Know about Filing a GAO Protest before It’s Too Late

In continuing last week’s post on the timeliness requirements of filing bid protests before the GAO, today we’ll cover the difference between the deadline for filing a bid protest and the deadline for obtaining an automatic stay of a contract to a competitor. CONTINUE READING...

What You Need to Know about Filing a GAO Protest before It’s Too Late

Andrew Schwartz examines the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)'s deadline requirements for a contractor submitting a challenge to the terms of an agency's solicitation in a procurement. CONTINUE READING...

Public Records Law in the Sunshine State Can Cause Corporate Thunderstorms

Any company looking to do business with a government agency should know the implications of Florida’s broad public records law. CONTINUE READING...

Seven Things Contractors Should Know About the Public Procurement Process in Florida

What is public procurement and why do we have it? Here are seven things government contractors need to know about the public procurement process in Florida. CONTINUE READING...