Daily Archives: November 24, 2015

Tamimi Global Co. Ltd v. Kellogg Brown & Root, L.L.C.,

[Translate] Tamimi Global Co. Ltd v. Kellogg Brown & Root, L.L.C., 14-13-00824-CV (Tex.App. Dist.14 10/29/2015) November 9, 2015    | 0 Comments Court of Appeals of Texas, Fourteenth District John Donovan Justice A subcontractor sued the contractor alleging the contractor wrongfully refused to … Continue reading

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‘Pirate hunter’ will miss son’s first ever Christmas

[Translate] ‘Pirate hunter’ will miss son’s first ever Christmas Thursday 5 November 2015 / News Billy Irving, 37, is mired in a court battle after being accused of being in possession of illegal firearms more than two years ago. He … Continue reading

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Foreign Fighters, Mercenaries, and Private Military Companies Under International Law

[Translate] Foreign Fighters, Mercenaries, and Private Military Companies Under International Law By Gabor Rona Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 12:46 PM Editor’s Note: This is the third post in a miniseries about the International Committee of the Red Cross’s newly … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Inc.’s Parent Reports Results for Third Quarter 2015

[Translate] DynCorp International Inc.’s Parent Reports Results for Third Quarter 2015 Revenue of $479.8 million Adjusted EBITDA of $26.7 million Net loss attributable to Delta Tucker Holdings, Inc. of $15.7 million Total backlog of $2.8 billion DSO of 77 days … Continue reading

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Former Serco security guard reveals what life is really like at the Christmas Island Immigration Detention Centre

[Translate] Former Serco security guard reveals what life is really like at the Christmas Island Immigration Detention Centre November 12, 20156:37pm What’s life really like at Christmas Island? Rohan Smithnews.com.au ASYLUM seekers outnumber guards on Christmas Island 350 to one. … Continue reading

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Military-style training facility in Alpine approved

[Translate] Military-style training facility in Alpine approved Covert Canyon can host weapons and medical training for military and law enforcement By Joshua Stewart | 5:18 p.m. Nov. 4, 2015 Under a new agreement Covert Canyon can now open up its military-style … Continue reading

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Labour Party votes to boycott G4S over links to Israel

[Translate] Labour Party votes to boycott G4S over links to Israel By JC Reporter, November 21, 2015 The Labour Party’s national executive committee has voted to boycott security company G4S, over its links to Israel. According to reports, the committee … Continue reading

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Private security contractors will join military in protecting federal workers on Syrian refugee mission

[Translate] Private security contractors will join military in protecting federal workers on Syrian refugee mission David Pugliese, Postmedia News | November 21, 2015 11:37 AM ET THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean KilpatrickMinister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship John McCallum speaks to reporters … Continue reading

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FCA Protects Failed Whistleblowers Too, 4th Circ. Hears

[Translate] FCA Protects Failed Whistleblowers Too, 4th Circ. Hears By Jacob Fischler Law360, Washington (November 18, 2015, 5:40 PM ET) — A former DynCorp International LLC employee urged the Fourth Circuit on Monday to undo a lower court’s judgment and … Continue reading

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SA man killed in Jordan leaves behind fiancée, parents

[Translate] SA man killed in Jordan leaves behind fiancée, parents Genevieve Quintal, News24 | 11 November, 2015 09:30 General view of King Abdullah bin Al Hussein Training Center where a Jordanian officer went on a shooting spree on Monday in … Continue reading

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