Monthly Archives: June 2014

Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement: Defense Contractors Performing Private Security Functions (DFARS Case 2014-D008)

[Translate] Proposed Rules Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement: Defense Contractors Performing Private Security Functions (DFARS Case 2014-D008) Federal Register 24 June 2014, (c) 2014 Federal Information & News Dispatch, Inc. SUMMARY: DoD is proposing to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition … Continue reading

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Ex-Marine killed by explosion in Iraq

[Translate] Ex-Marine killed by explosion in Iraq Contractor died just days before he was set to come home Author: Kumasi Aaron, Reporter, weekend anchor, kaaron@wjxt.com Francine Frazier, Web news editor, ffrazier@wjxt.com Published On: Jun 25 2014 10:22:11 PM EDT   Updated … Continue reading

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KBR Subcontractor Asks Texas Court To Revive $8M Suit

[Translate] KBR Subcontractor Asks Texas Court To Revive $8M Suit Share us on: Twitter Facebook LinkedIn By Jeremy Heallen Law360, Houston (June 25, 2014, 6:19 PM ET) — A KBR Inc. subcontractor asked a Texas appeals court Monday to revive … Continue reading

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Three Judge Panel of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals Shields Evidence of KBR Contracting Fraud In Iraq War Under Attorney-Client Privilege

[Translate] Three Judge Panel of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals Shields Evidence of KBR Contracting Fraud In Iraq War Under Attorney-Client Privilege By Mary Jane Wilmoth on June 27, 2014 Posted in Corporate Whistleblowers, False Claims / Qui Tam, … Continue reading

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Government Supports Indefinite Tolling of Civil Fraud Cases Under Wartime Suspension of Limitations Act

[Translate] Government Supports Indefinite Tolling of Civil Fraud Cases Under Wartime Suspension of Limitations Act Article By: Bruce A. Baird Katharine Goodloe Brett Reynolds Sarah L. Wilson Ethan Posner Covington & Burling LLP posted on: Monday, June 23, 2014 Corporate … Continue reading

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Are Serco Group plc And G4S plc Doomed?

[Translate] Are Serco Group plc And G4S plc Doomed? By Alessandro Pasetti – Friday, 27 June, 2014 | See also: GFSSRP “Labour will mount an assault on big outsourcing companies if it wins the election, reducing their role in delivering … Continue reading

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Manus unrest: new evidence suggests G4S handed control to PNG squad

[Translate] Manus unrest: new evidence suggests G4S handed control to PNG squad • New documents given to inquiry about night Reza Barati died raise questions about statements given by G4S executives • Immigration department was notified a day after unrest … Continue reading

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‘Guns for Hire, Death on Demand’: The Permissibility of U.S. Outsourcing of Drone Attacks to Civilian Surrogates of the Armed Forces and Challenges to Traditional Just War Theory

[Translate] ‘Guns for Hire, Death on Demand’: The Permissibility of U.S. Outsourcing of Drone Attacks to Civilian Surrogates of the Armed Forces and Challenges to Traditional Just War Theory Kevin H. Govern Ave Maria School of Law ; California University … Continue reading

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The South African Defence Review (2012) and Private Military/Security Companies (PMSCs): Heralding a Shift from Prohibition to Regulation?

[Translate] The South African Defence Review (2012) and Private Military/Security Companies (PMSCs): Heralding a Shift from Prohibition to Regulation? Laurence Juma Rhodes University – Law James Tsabora Rhodes University December 10, 2013 Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal, Vol. 16, No. 4, … Continue reading

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DoD IG Reviews Federal Program to Combat Human Trafficking

[Translate] DoD IG Reviews Federal Program to Combat Human Trafficking June 24, 2014 Last week, the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoD IG) released a report on its multi-year review of DoD’s Combating Trafficking in Persons (CTIP) program. The IG … Continue reading

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