Daily Archives: August 24, 2013

Meals And Golf Outings Paid For By Subcontractors May Trigger Double Damages Under Anti-Kickback Act

[Translate] Mondaq August 23, 2013 Friday 10:10 AM EST Meals And Golf Outings Paid For By Subcontractors May Trigger Double Damages Under Anti-Kickback Act Aug 23, 2013 (Mondaq:http://mondaq.com/ Delivered by Newstex) David Black is a Partner and Kelly Krystyniak an … Continue reading

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Iraq chemical win for US troops gives hope to ex-Sergeant

[Translate] Lincolnshire Echo August 22, 2013 Thursday Edition 1; National Edition Iraq chemical win for US troops gives hope to ex-Sergeant Paul Whitelam Pg. 20 A former RAF Sergeant who was allegedly exposed to a poisonous chemical in Iraq, believes … Continue reading

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Gurkhas 4 Days Strikes

[Translate] M2 PressWIRE August 22, 2013 Thursday Gurkhas 4 Days Strikes Ex-Gurkha Soldiers Employed By Serco Training Army Recruits To Strike For Four Days Over Job Losses In September In Breach Of Agreement; The MOD should step in to insist … Continue reading

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Mandarins may have been outwitted on the probation service deal

[Translate] The Independent (London) August 22, 2013 Thursday First Edition Mandarins may have been outwitted on the probation service deal OUTLOOK JIM ARMITAGE Pg. 54 Justice secretary Chris Grayling used emotive language to demand G4S and Serco “purge themselves” after … Continue reading

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THE PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANY COMPLEX IN CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN AFRICA: THE PROBLEMATIC APPLICATION OF INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW

[Translate] Washington University Global Studies Law Review 2013 12 Wash. U. Global Stud. L. Rev. 205 NOTE: THE PRIVATE MILITARY COMPANY COMPLEX IN CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN AFRICA: THE PROBLEMATIC APPLICATION OF INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW NAME: Mathew Kincade III* BIO: * … Continue reading

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Serco remains a good long-term bet, despite government contract woes;

[Translate] The Daily Telegraph (London) August 22, 2013 Thursday Edition 2; National Edition Serco remains a good long-term bet, despite government contract woes; John Ficenec Pg. 6 SERCO has been a rock-solid investment for the past 10 years, delivering a … Continue reading

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MILITARY $8.96 Million Federal Contract Awarded to G4S Government Solutions

[Translate] Targeted News Service August 23, 2013 Friday 9:41 PM EST MILITARY $8.96 Million Federal Contract Awarded to G4S Government Solutions WASHINGTON WASHINGTON, Aug. 23 — G4S Government Solutions Inc., Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., was awarded an $8,960,604 federal contract … Continue reading

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Wyden, Blumenauer say private contractors play too powerful a role in spy agencies

[Translate] Wyden, Blumenauer say private contractors play too powerful a role in spy agencies Sen. Ron Wyden, left, and Rep. Earl Blumenauer talk to the City Club of Portland about their efforts to revamp government surveillance programs. (Motoya Nakamura/The Oregonian) … Continue reading

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ManTech Awarded Department of Homeland Security Cyber Security Contract to Provide Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Tools and Services

[Translate] ManTech Awarded Department of Homeland Security Cyber Security Contract to Provide Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Tools and Services August 23, 2013 FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has awarded ManTech … Continue reading

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Between War and Peace: Do We Need New Tools for Messy Transitions?

[Translate] Federal News Service August 13, 2013 Tuesday Panel Discussion at the Stimson Center Subject: “Between War and Peace: Do We Need New Tools for Messy Transitions?” Participants: Stuart Bowen, Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction; James Schear, Former Deputy … Continue reading

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