Daily Archives: November 1, 2012

A Halloween word: Boo!lean. Also, a note about KBR’s financials and a doctor’s testimony

[Translate] A Halloween word: Boo!lean. Also, a note about KBR’s financials and a doctor’s testimony Published: Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 4:12 PM By Mike Francis, The Oregonian The defense has rested in the case of Bixby et al., vs. KBR … Continue reading

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Security firms slam foreign ownership bill

[Translate] Security firms slam foreign ownership bill November 1 2012 at 12:44pm By Sue Segar Johannesburg – An attorney representing a number of players in South Africa’s R50 billion-a-year security industry has threatened legal action if proposed limitations on the … Continue reading

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Report blames DOE for compromised security test

[Translate] November 1, 2012, 9:40 AM Report blames DOE for compromised security test NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A federal investigation into how guards at a Tennessee nuclear weapons plant got copies of questions in advance of a written security skills test … Continue reading

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Justice Department sues Reston contractor, alleges it provided unqualified guards in Iraq

[Translate] Justice Department sues Reston contractor, alleges it provided unqualified guards in Iraq By Sari Horwitz, Published: October 31 The Justice Department sued a Virginia-based contractor Wednesday, accusing the company of submitting false claims for unqualified guards under a $10 million contract … Continue reading

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United States Sues Virginia-based Contractor for False Claims Under Contract for Security in Iraq

[Translate] Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, October 31, 2012 United States Sues Virginia-based Contractor for False Claims Under Contract for Security in Iraq Allegedly Billed US for Security Guards Who Did Not Meet Contract … Continue reading

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CONTRACTOR SUPPORT OF U.S. OPERATIONS IN THE USCENTCOM AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY TO INCLUDE IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN

[Translate] CONTRACTOR SUPPORT OF U.S. OPERATIONS IN THE USCENTCOM AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY TO INCLUDE IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN BACKGROUND:  This update reports DoD contractor personnel numbers in theater and outlines DoD efforts to improve management of contractors accompanying U.S. forces.  It … Continue reading

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