Daily Archives: May 14, 2014

Northrop Grumman Improperly Charged Labor for the Counter Narco-terrorism Technology Program

[Translate] The Department of Defense Inspector General posted the following: DODIG-2014-073 Northrop Grumman Improperly Charged Labor for the Counter Narco-terrorism Technology Program The report is For Official Use Only. To request a copy, file a Freedom of Information Act request. … Continue reading

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In Baghdad, soccer fields built with millions of U.S. dollars are now symbols of blight

[Translate] In Baghdad, soccer fields built with millions of U.S. dollars are now symbols of blight A neighborhood team goes through soccer drills on a field in Baghdad’s Sadr City. (Max Becherer/Polaris Images for The Washington Post) Written by Loveday … Continue reading

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Rehearing denied in suit filed by soldiers against allegedly negligent Iraq battlefield contractor

[Translate] Rehearing denied in suit filed by soldiers against allegedly negligent Iraq battlefield contractor May 14, 2014 1:45 AM By Galia Binder NEW ORLEANS – A federal appeals court has denied an appeal by a group of Iraq war veterans … Continue reading

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Nadim Saifan Jr., Military Contractor and Donor to Dana Rohrabacher, Cops to Tax Evasion

[Translate] Court Nadim Saifan Jr., Military Contractor and Donor to Dana Rohrabacher, Cops to Tax Evasion By Matt Coker Wed., May 7 2014 at 6:00 AM Epic Records A Huntington Beach man didn’t report to the IRS millions he made … Continue reading

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No thanks for the outsourced

[Translate] No thanks for the outsourced  Your Turn by Matthew Doyle As the two-front conflict in the Global War on Terror comes to a close, the U.S. Department of Defense has announced plans to cut military spending through a reduction … Continue reading

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Anti-trafficking provision sought in US-PH defense pact

[Translate] Anti-trafficking provision sought in US-PH defense pact ABS-CBNnews.com Posted at 04/15/2014 5:20 PM | Updated as of 04/15/2014 5:20 PM MANILA – The Blas F. Ople Policy Center urged for the inclusion of provisions against human trafficking and labor … Continue reading

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KBR ruling threatens privilege in mandatory disclosure investigations

[Translate] KBR ruling threatens privilege in mandatory disclosure investigations Dickstein Shapiro LLP David M. Nadler, David Yang and Christian N. Curran USA May 8 2014 Author page » Author page » Author page » Recently, the U.S. District Court for … Continue reading

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The Morning Risk Report: How to Protect Internal Investigations After KBR

[Translate] May 12, 2014, 7:10 AM ET The Morning Risk Report: How to Protect Internal Investigations After KBR By Rachel Louise Ensign Wall Street Journal Companies are wondering how they can protect themselves from being forced to hand over internal … Continue reading

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Reformers renew call for G4S and Serco prisons ban

[Translate] Reformers renew call for G4S and Serco prisons ban Howard League for Penal Reform wants companies barred from bidding for government business until investigations are finished Alan Travis, home affairs editor The Guardian, Monday 12 May 2014 G4S and … Continue reading

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Manus security company tells staff to stop leaking confidential information

[Translate] Manus security company tells staff to stop leaking confidential information Leaked email says many G4S employees acted with ‘exceptional discipline and profe Oliver Laughland theguardian.com, Friday 2 May 2014 01.55 EDT Reza Barati, who died, and aftermath of the … Continue reading

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