Technical Acceptability + Past Performance + Price ≠ LPTA

Technical Acceptability + Past Performance + Price ≠ LPTA

Section 813(a) of the National Defense Authorization Act created a policy against using lowest priced technically acceptable (LPTA) source selection process in circumstances that would deny the Department of Defense (DoD) the benefits of a cost and technical...
Ninety Seconds Late is Not a Minor Infraction

Ninety Seconds Late is Not a Minor Infraction

Written by Lori Ann Lange and Sabah Petrov* Offerors submitting bids, proposals, and quotes on government solicitations must submit their bids, proposals, and quotes by the required due date and time – and not one second later – as demonstrated by a recent Court of...