How to Challenge a HUBZone Small Business Contract Award

Tips on How to Challenge a HUBZone Small Business Contract Award Through A Bid Protest or Appeal By Cheryl E. Adams, Esq. You may need to beat a competitor’s price by 10% to win a government contract, if your firm is not an SBA certified HUBZone small business concern.  Also,… Read more »

Tips About the Runway Extension Act For Small Business Set-Asides

Stay Small Longer: Five Tips About the Runway Extension Act & NAICs Code Compliance For Small Business Set-Aside Contractors Understanding the legal application of the Runway Extension Act can save thousands in unnecessary litigation and potentially save millions in a federal small business contract. By: Cheryl E. Adams, Esq. Small... Read more »

What is an SBA Size Protest? Understanding the Rules

An SBA size protest is a legal challenge to the agency’s decision to award a government contract because of the awardee’s alleged small business size violation. Specifically,  the protestor challenges the awardee size status by asserting and providing a legal and factual basis for the size protest. 13 CFR 121.1001… Read more »

SBA Joint Venture Agreements 3 in 2 Rule Changes

Never Guess At the SBA Affiliation Rules, You May be Wrong. SBA joint venture rules can be confusing the say the least. Yet, many companies tend to roll the dice and then late become subject to a small business size protest and lose the profits and revenues from the awarded… Read more »