June 24, 2019
Phil shares insight on how Canadian courts examine the rights of the parties in call for tenders and the dangers of undisclosed criteria in the procurement space.
“Authorities are not always satisfied with the outcomes of their processes and find themselves with unintended outcomes”, cautions Phil. This use of undisclosed criteria is often “the source of many lawsuits in the procurement space”.
Phil outlines principles that procuring authorities should follow to govern themselves:
“Good process drives good outcomes”, Phil writes. “It allows for better decisions and better outputs”.
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