U.S. Court of Federal Claims

  • Why 2013 shutdown damage award dollars are taking so long

    If the lawsuits over the 2018-2019 shutdown go the way of the last one, the money for damages should come faster than in 2013.

  • White House: What will happen if shutdown goes into spring?

    In today’s Federal Newscast, agency leaders are being asked to provide a list of what programs will be effected if the current partial government shutdown goes into March and April.

  • Fight on: Lawyer files suit on behalf of feds required to work during shutdown

    A Washington attorney has made good on her pledge to file a class action lawsuit against the federal government over the current shutdown.

  • Oracle lawsuit claims DoD’s JEDI contract violates law on 7 counts

    Oracle says the Defense Department’s JEDI acquisition is fatally flawed, violating numerous procurement and conflict of interest statutes.

  • Oracle takes its JEDI protest to Court of Federal Claims

    After losing its case before the Government Accountability Office, Oracle is taking its protest of DoD’s huge cloud procurement to the Court of Federal Claims

  • Pentagon seeks to limit bid protests in federal court

    DoD’s proposed legislation seeks to force contractors to pick either GAO or Court of Federal Claims for bid protests, but not both.

  • Joe Petrillo, Procurement Attorney, Petrillo & Powell PLLC

    A protest by a California man, who claimed his entry in a Federal Trade Commission contest wasn’t properly evaluated, was dismissed by the Government Accountability Office in 2013. However, the protester, David Frankel, followed up by suing in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. In this week’s Legal Loop segment, procurement attorney Joe Petrillo, a partner at the law firm Petrillo & Powell, joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to discuss this new ruling further.

  • Google Files Suit Against Interior Department

     Google has filed a lawsuit against the Interior Department in an attempt to prevent the agency from going ahead with bid requests to host a cloud-based electronic messaging system. According to a lawsuit filed in U.S. Court of Federal Claims, Google says they met with Interior Department officials on several occasions asking them to […]