Newsreel for October 1, 2019

New Zealand Audits District Health App, Canada Faces More F-35 Woes, and Ontario Shipyard Withdraws Tribunal Complaint By Paul Emanuelli 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 Paul Emanuelli 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 [...]

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 [...]

Global Newsreel for August 6, 2018

Canadian Sole-Sourcing "Emergency", New Batch of Lawsuits, and Billions of Extra Costs in BC By Paul Emanuelli and Lisa Kuechler This week’s newsreel features a new case note by Anna Krol of the Procurement Law Office on another CFTA [...]

Global Newsreel for March 26, 2018

Toronto Rejects 30% Gender Equity Quota for Contractor Boards and Governor calls for Ethics Reform in NY State By: Paul Emanuelli and Lisa Kuechler This week, our Media Monitoring Team is taking note of gender equality quotas for contractor boards in [...]

Annual Case Law Update [Recording Available]

Our 2017 Year in Review covers the latest bid protests from around the world and features an updated Global Risk Rating. Tune in to see if Canada kept its top spot against the latest jurisprudence developments from the U.S. and [...]

Audit Calls for Better Local Asset Management

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 November 2017 report entitled Getting the right information to effectively manage public assets, New Zealand’s Auditor General found [...]