Monthly Archives: December 2015

Defense Contractors Performing Private Security Functions

[Translate] [Federal Register Volume 80, Number 250 (Wednesday, December 30, 2015)] [Proposed Rules] [Pages 81496-81499] From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] [FR Doc No: 2015-32874] [[Page 81496]] ======================================================================= ———————————————————————– DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Defense Acquisition Regulations … Continue reading

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Ethics in Private Security and Stability Operations

[Translate] Ethics in Private Security and Stability Operations

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Security: Technique or Ethics? The Case of Private Military Contractors

[Translate] Security: Technique or Ethics? The Case of Private Military Contractors

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Alan Gross Opens Up on ‘Surreal’ Return to Normal Life

[Translate] Alan Gross Opens Up on ‘Surreal’ Return to Normal Life Suzanne PollakDecember 30, 2015Image: getty images (Washingon Jewish Week) — Since being imprisoned in Cuba six years ago, Alan Gross says his life has been “surreal.” He feels disassociated … Continue reading

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The anti-terrorist security priority of China in Africa

[Translate] The anti-terrorist security priority of China in Africa [26 December 2015] • François Danjou Erik Prince, 46 former special forces officer in the US Navy and close to the CIA, the complex personality, created in 1997, at age 28 … Continue reading

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ACT TRADING FZE v. TRIPLE CANOPY, INC., Tex: Court of Appeals, 2nd Dist. 2015

[Translate]   ACT TRADING F.Z.E., Appellant, v. TRIPLE CANOPY, INC., Appellee. No. 02-14-00035-CV.Court of Appeals of Texas, Second District, Fort Worth.Delivered: January 22, 2015.PANEL: LIVINGSTON, C.J.; WALKER and GABRIEL, JJ. MEMORANDUM OPINION[1] TERRIE LIVINGSTON, Chief Justice. This is an accelerated … Continue reading

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Skinner v. ARMET ARMORED VEHICLES, INC., Dist. Court, WD Virginia 2015

[Translate] FRANK SKINNER, Plaintiff/Relator, v. ARMET ARMORED VEHICLES, INC., and WILLIAM R. WHYTE, Defendants. Case No. 4:12-cv-00045.United States District Court, W.D. Virginia, Danville Division.February 10, 2015. MEMORANDUM OPINION JACKSON L. KISER, Senior District Judge. On December 19, 2014, Defendants Armet … Continue reading

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Young v. CHS MIDDLE EAST, LLC, Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit 2015

[Translate] RONALD P. YOUNG; RAMONA YOUNG, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. CHS MIDDLE EAST, LLC, Defendant-Appellee. No. 13-2342.United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit.Argued: January 28, 2015.Decided: May 27, 2015.ARGUED: Robert Scott Oswald, THE EMPLOYMENT LAW GROUP, P.C., Washington, D.C., for Appellants. John … Continue reading

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BUCKHORN PARTNERS, LLC v. TAYLORS INTERNATIONAL SERVICES, INC.,

[Translate] BUCKHORN PARTNERS, L.L.C. v. TAYLORS INTERNATIONAL SERVICES, INC. Civil Action No. 6:09-cv-0238.United States District Court, W.D. Louisiana, Lafayette Division.May 6, 2014. MEMORANDUM ORDER ELIZABETH ERNY FOOTE, District Judge. Before the Court is a Motion for Partial Summary Judgment [Record … Continue reading

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Risinger v. SOC, LLC, Dist. Court, D. Nevada 2015

[Translate] KARL RISINGER, Plaintiff, v. SOC, LLC, et al., Defendants. Case No. 2:12-cv-00063-MMD-PAL.United States District Court, D. Nevada.March 24, 2015. ORDER (Mot Sanctions — Dkt. #131) PEGGY A. LEEN, Magistrate Judge. The court held a hearing on Plaintiff’s Motion for … Continue reading

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