Daily Archives: May 27, 2015

Contractors in Kandahar, eh? Canada’s ‘Real’Commitment to Afghanistan

[Translate] Contractors in Kandahar, eh? Canada’s ‘Real’ Commitment to Afghanistan

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Blackwater Theology, or on the Unholy Trinity: Sirico, Friedman, & Strauss

[Translate] Blackwater Theology, or on the Unholy Trinity: Sirico, Friedman, & Strauss

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Private Military Contractors: Deplore or Deploy?–Lessons from the ‘Blackwater Scandal’in Iraq

[Translate] Private Military Contractors: Deplore or Deploy?–Lessons from the ‘Blackwater Scandal’ in Iraq

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The Legality of the Use of Private Military and Security Companies in un Peacekeeping and Peace Enforcement Operations

[Translate] The Legality of the Use of Private Military and Security Companies in un Peacekeeping and Peace Enforcement Operations Author: Mohamad Ghazi Janaby1 Source: Journal of International Humanitarian Legal Studies, Volume 6, Issue 1, pages 147 – 187 Subjects: International … Continue reading

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McLain v. KBR, INC.

[Translate] JOHN McLAIN, Plaintiff, v. KBR, INC., Defendant. Case 1:08-cv-00499-GBL-TCB.United States District Court, E.D. Virginia, Alexandria Division.July 7, 2014. MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER GERALD BRUCE LEE, District Judge. THIS MATTER is before the Court on Defendant Kellogg Brown & Root … Continue reading

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KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC. v. US, Dist. Court, D. Delaware 2015

[Translate] KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC., Plaintiff; v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Defendant. Civil Action No. 14-1200-RGA.United States District Court, D. Delaware.April 30, 2015.William J. Wade, Esq., Kelly E. Farnan, Esq., RICHARDS LAYTON & FINGER, P.A., Wilmington, DE; Herbert … Continue reading

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Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc. v. US

[Translate] 742 F.3d 967 (2014) KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC., Plaintiff-Appellant, v. UNITED STATES, Defendant-Appellee. No. 2013-5030.United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit.February 3, 2014.968*968 Herbert L. Fenster, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP, of Denver, Colorado, argued for plaintiff-appellant. … Continue reading

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US v. KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC.

[Translate] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff, v. KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC., et al., Defendants. Case No. 4:12-cv-4110-SLD-JAG.United States District Court, C.D. Illinois. Rock Island Division.March 31, 2014. ORDER SARA DARROW, District Judge. Plaintiff United States of America claims … Continue reading

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US EX REL. CONYERS v. KELLOGG, BROWN & ROOT, INC.

[Translate] US EX REL. CONYERS v. KELLOGG, BROWN & ROOT, INC., Dist. Court, CD Illinois 2015 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ex rel. BUD CONYERS, Plaintiffs, v. KELLOGG, BROWN & ROOT, INC.; KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC.; KELLOGG BROWN & … Continue reading

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US Top Court Backs Contractor KBR in Iraq Whistleblower Case

[Translate] US Top Court Backs Contractor KBR in Iraq Whistleblower Case By Lawrence Hurley, Reuters 26 May 15 he U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday handed a victory to government contractor KBR Inc by ruling that a law that extends the … Continue reading

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