Teaming With Controversy

Related Practice Areas: Government Contracts Law, Litigation

In Cyberlock Consulting, Inc. v. Information Experts, Inc., 939 F.Supp.2d 572 (E.D. Va. 2003), the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia granted summary judgment in favor of a prime contractor as to an expected subcontractor’s claims that the prime contractor breached the parties’ teaming agreement after the parties were unable to reach agreement on a subcontract for the work which was awarded to the prime contractor by the Federal Government.  The Court agreed with the prime contractor that the post-award provisions of the teaming agreement constituted an “agreement to agree” and were, therefore, unenforceable under Virginia law.

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