GAO Stops Agency from Avoiding Competition Among 8(a) Firms

Nichols Liu – Once a federal requirement is competed among 8(a) firms, an agency cannot reverse course and attempt to procure on a sole-source basis.  This is illustrated in a recent GAO decision, UpSlope Advisors, Inc., B-419036,B-419036.2: Nov 25, 2020. The GAO sustained a protest of the U.S. Transportation Command’s attempt to sidestep competition by bundling […]
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