Friday, January 22, 2021

Subscribers Only

Free

Reformation of Contract Warranted Where Government Provided Inaccurate Information to Offerors; Appeal of DynCorp...

Appeal seeking reformation of a contract is sustained where the government provided the contractor with inaccurate data during the bidding process. The ASBCA found...

Contractor Unable to Recover Costs Caused by Ebola Virus Epidemic; Pernix Serka Joint Venture...

Claim for costs incurred as a result of an Ebola epidemic is denied. The contractor sought costs for shutting down a worksite and evacuating...

Parties’ Course of Dealing Negates Agency’s Interpretation of Contract; Appeal of Fluor Federal Solutions,...

Appeal of contractor’s claim is granted where the agency’s interpretation of the contract was untenable. The parties disputed whether the contractor was required to provide 24/7 staffing at a water treatment plant. The agency had said nothing about 24/7 staffing in response to questions from offerors, and the contract itself did not explicitly require round […]
Must be a Paid Member or a Free Trial Member to Access Content. Members log in here.

Subcontractor Successfully Pleads that It’s a Third Party Beneficiary of Prime’s Contract with Government;...

Government’s motion to dismiss subcontractor’s suit for failure to state a claim is denied in part. A subcontractor sued the government claiming that it...

Government Asserted Claims Arising From Contractor’s “Staggering Fraud,” But Contractor Bore the Burden of...

Government’s claims seeking reimbursement for overcharges are, for the most part, granted. The contractor had a contract to deliver food to troops in Afghanistan....

Agency’s Defective Pricing Claim Collapses—Contractor Did Not Withhold Cost Data, and the Data ...

Appeal of government’s defective pricing claim is sustained. The government argued that the contractor had withheld cost data, which caused the government to overpay....

Contract to Remove a Tree Once Owned by Teddy Roosevelt Did Not Give Contractor...

Contractor’s claims for injunctive relief and an unconstitutional taking are dismissed. The contractor had a contract to remove a tree that had belonged to...

Contractor’s Receipt of Government Estimate and Price Information Not a Violation of Procurement Integrity...

Government’s motion for summary judgment on contractor’s appeal is denied. The contractor appealed a termination for default. The government moved for summary judgment, arguing...

ASBCA Dismisses Appeal Based on Apparent Fraudulent Claim; Appeal of Kamran Zaland Supplies and...

Government’s motion to dismiss contractor’s claims appeal is granted. The government argued that the claimant had submitted a fraudulent/forged claim and that without a...

Government Only Liable for Property Taxes Contemplated by the Parties When They Executed Lease;...

Appeal of claims seeking reimbursement for property taxes is granted in part and denied in part. The contractor leased property to the government, and...