Piggyback Schemes Lead to “Procurement Free-for-All”

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from the 2020 edition of The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its November 2019 report entitled OIG Final Report Re: Review of Safety Concerns and the County’s Procurement of [...]

Buyer Beware of Piggybacking and Onboarding

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. The days of public institutions engaging in non-transparent contract award practices under supplier lists, prequalification rosters, and vendor-of-record arrangements are [...]

Court Strikes Down Piggybacking Clause

By Paul Emanuelli This article is an excerpt from the 2020 edition of The Art of Tendering: A Global Due Diligence Guide, which is available for purchase. In its December 2018 decision in Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato —Antitrust v.  Azienda Socio-Sanitaria Territoriale della [...]