Newsreel for November 4, 2019

The US Awards $10 Billion Contract to Microsoft and Awaits Amazon's Protest, Conflicts of Interest Derail Tasmania and US Procurements, and Jamaica Misuses Sole-Sourcing and Emergency Procurement Exceptions By Julia Mills The top stories in public procurement this week [...]

Newsreel for September 30, 2019

New Zealand Audits District Health App, Canada Faces More F-35 Woes, and Ontario Shipyard Withdraws Tribunal Complaint By Julia Mills This week's top government procurement stories include an auditor general's report on a health app that went bust, protests [...]

Newsreel for September 23, 2019

New Zealand considers protecting construction companies from themselves, Cayman faces a cruise contract referendum, and Nova Scotia rules in a $2 million fraud case By Julia Mills The top stories from the world of government procurement this week include [...]

Newsreel for August 19, 2019

Trudeau Broke Conflict Rules in SNC-Lavalin Affair, PM “Takes Responsibility” for Ethics Violation, and Puerto Rico Plagued by Hurricane Contract Issues By Paul Emanuelli In this week’s newsreel, Canada’s PM breaks the federal conflict law, Australia plays catch-up on [...]

Newsreel for August 12, 2019

Feds Politicize Ship Program as Election Looms, Bid Protest Over BC Oil Tanker Towing Deal, and Procurement Corruption Triggers South African Strike By Paul Emanuelli This week’s global newsreel includes naval procurement controversies and SNC-Lavalin intrigues in Canada, summit-related [...]

Global Newsreel for April 29, 2019

Feds Impose Media Ban on Naval Ship Bidders, Corner Brook Lawyer Alleges Non-Compliant Award, and New Australian Rules Enable Bid Protests By Paul Emanuelli  This week’s newsreel features a media ban on naval ship bidders, allegations of foul play in [...]

2018 Year in Review – Annual Case Law Update [Recording Available]

Drawing on content from the forthcoming The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, our 2018 Year in Review covers the latest bid-protest controversies and assesses their impact on our annual Global Risk Rating. Join us to see if [...]

Flawed Milestone Mapping Leads to Project Failure

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its 2019 report entitled The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission’s Administration of the Biometric Identification Services Project, the Australian National [...]