Daily Archives: March 26, 2012

What do codes of conduct do? Hybrid constitutionalization and militarization in military markets

[Translate] What do codes of conduct do? Hybrid constitutionalization and militarization in military markets Anna  Leander Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy , Copenhagen Business School , Porcelænshaven 18A , DK-2000 Frederiksberg Email: ale.lpf@cbs.dk Abstract : This article contributes to … Continue reading

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Texas Sheriff wants security guards to bolster force

[Translate] March 25, 2012 Texas Sheriff wants security guards to bolster force Officials with the county’s largest deputy’s union are slamming the partnership’s effectiveness and questioning whether the county could face legal liability By James Pinkerton The Houston Chronicle Harris … Continue reading

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Who guards us from the guards?: Private security companies operate under ‘law of the jungle’

[Translate] Who guards us from the guards?: Private security companies operate under ‘law of the jungle’ By Salman Siddiqui Published: March 25, 2012 Industry association says that draft laws have been pending with provincial government for years . DESIGN: FAIZAN … Continue reading

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United States: US Supreme Court Considers Corporate Liability Under Alien Tort Statute For Extraterritorial Human Rights Claims

[Translate] Mondaq Business Briefing March 22, 2012 Thursday United States: US Supreme Court Considers Corporate Liability Under Alien Tort Statute For Extraterritorial Human Rights Claims Brittany Prelogar, Jeanne Cook and Laura Ardito Introduction On February 28, 2012, the United States … Continue reading

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What is it to be a Mercenary?

[Translate] What is it to be a Mercenary? Posted on March 24, 2012 by Simon Mann A Piece – 26th December 2011 (Requested by a socialist political weekly, but not printed by them) What is it to be a Mercenary? … Continue reading

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‘Shadow’ Mercenaries Replacing GIs by the Thousands

[Translate] ‘Shadow’ Mercenaries Replacing GIs by the Thousands March 25, 2012   dave By Keith Johnson Most U.S. troops may have left Iraq, but the occupation continues in ways that are far less transparent to the American people. An army … Continue reading

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