Daily Archives: December 1, 2015

Private Military Contractors as a Risk-Transfer Mechanism – The Case of Plan Colombia

[Translate] Private Military Contractors as a Risk-Transfer Mechanism – The Case of Plan Colombia

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Private Military Contractors, Security Forces, and Mercenaries

[Translate] Private Military Contractors, Security Forces, and Mercenaries

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MILLIONAIRE PROTECTORS-ADJUSTING THE NEW RULES FOR THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OVERSEAS PRIVATE SECURITY CONTRACTOR PROCUREMENT SYSTEM

[Translate] MILLIONAIRE PROTECTORS-ADJUSTING THE NEW RULES FOR THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OVERSEAS PRIVATE SECURITY CONTRACTOR PROCUREMENT SYSTEM Hanks, Todd Jason. Public Contract Law Journal44.4 (Summer 2015): 649-692. Full text preview Introduction…………………………………………………………………………. 650 Statutory and Regulatory Gaps in PSC Contracting……………….. 654 Poor … Continue reading

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The truth about Avant Garde according to Tilak Marapana

[Translate] The truth about Avant Garde according to Tilak Marapana November 14, 2015, 12:00 pm Tilak Marapana Tilak Marapana, who resigned as Minister of Law, Order and Prison Reforms over a conflict of interest issue pertaining to the controversial business … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka scraps security firm’s deals on running floating armouries

[Translate] Thu Nov 12, 2015 12:02am IST Sri Lanka scraps security firm’s deals on running floating armouries COLOMBO | By Shihar Aneez Sri Lankan President Maitripala Sirisena on Wednesday revoked all deals by a private security firm related to running … Continue reading

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Floating armouries in compliance with int’l laws

[Translate] Floating armouries in compliance with int’l laws – Marapana Nov 06 2015   Sandasen Marasinghe and Disna Mudalige Tags: Breaking Law and Order and Prison Reforms Minister Thilak Marapana yesterday said in Parliament that the Avant Garde floating armoury … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Questions about Avant Garde Issue

[Translate] Frequently Asked Questions about Avant Garde Issue Posted on November 20th, 2015 Sri Lanka News Who are the owners of weapons and accessories stored onboard MV Mahanuwara, Galle? About 150 international Private Maritime Security Companies (PMSCs) mostly registered in … Continue reading

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The Curious Cases of Floating Armories

[Translate] Sunday, November 29, 2015 The Curious Cases of Floating Armories IndraStra Global 11/29/2015 09:58:00 AM Africa , Anti-Piracy , International Law , Maritime , Naval Warfare , Papers , Private Military Contractors Foreword by IndraStra Global Editorial Team On … Continue reading

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OU Law explores human rights abuses by private secuity contractors

[Translate] OU Law explores human rights abuses by private secuity contractors Buy this photo Posted: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 12:00 am By TB&LN Staff news@tulsabusiness.com | 0 comments NORMAN — The University of Oklahoma College of Law hosted the annual Oklahoma … Continue reading

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Fed. Circ. Rebuffs KBR In Revived $44M Army Security Row

[Translate] Fed. Circ. Rebuffs KBR In Revived $44M Army Security Row By Bryan Koenig Law360, Washington (November 17, 2015, 2:47 PM ET) — After reviving a U.S. Army challenge to $44 million in security costs KBR Inc. had claimed under … Continue reading

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