Daily Archives: February 21, 2016

Outsourcing Operational Effectiveness: A Case Study of the Royal Canadian Air Force

[Translate] Outsourcing Operational Effectiveness: A Case Study of the Royal Canadian Air Force

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Private security contractors in the War on Terrorism: Men of honor or dogs of war

[Translate] Private security contractors in the War on Terrorism Men of honor or dogs of war

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Department of Defense civilian contractors and the global war on terrorism

[Translate] Department of Defense civilian contractors and the global war on terrorism

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Feds Propose Rules to Stop Contractors from Silencing Whistleblowers

[Translate] Feds Propose Rules to Stop Contractors from Silencing Whistleblowers Katz Marshall & Banks LLP USA February 17 2016 The Department of Defense, NASA and the General Services Administration are attempting to stop government contractors from barring their employees from … Continue reading

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C3PO Drops DynCorp Suit Over Halted Afghan Contracts

[Translate] C3PO Drops DynCorp Suit Over Halted Afghan Contracts Share us on:  By Patrick Boyle Law360, Washington (February 16, 2016, 11:58 AM ET) — A Texas federal judge dismissed subcontractor C3PO’s nearly $6.6 million suit against DynCorp International LLC over … Continue reading

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NLRB Won’t Take On DynCorp Over Navy Union Insignia Ban

[Translate] NLRB Won’t Take On DynCorp Over Navy Union Insignia Ban Share us on:  By Bryan Koenig Law360, Washington (February 11, 2016, 5:15 PM ET) — The National Labor Relations Board recently dismissed a union complaint accusing DynCorp of illegally … Continue reading

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PANAMA ACCREDITED MARITIME SECURITY COMPANY MMC-243 & MMC-245 – BEST CHOICE

[Translate] PANAMA ACCREDITED MARITIME SECURITY COMPANY MMC-243 & MMC-245 – BEST CHOICE Published February 15, 2016 PANAMA ACCREDITED AND A COST EFFECTIVE SECURITY SOLUTION PROVIDER Secure a Ship Ltd has achieved accreditation for a maritime security company to work with … Continue reading

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Countering piracy through private security in the Horn of Africa: prospects and pitfalls

[Translate] Countering piracy through private security in the Horn of Africa: prospects and pitfalls Received: 29 Mar 2015 Accepted: 28 Oct 2015 Published online: 28 Jan 2016 Abstract Employing secondary research and semi-structured interviews, this article examines the use of … Continue reading

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Private military and security companies: A call for better regulation

[Translate] 11 February 2016 · Transparency International Germany Private military and security companies: A call for better regulation This year the anti-corruption organization Transparency International will be attending the Munich Security Conference to call for better regulation of private military … Continue reading

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Rule Change Dashes Hope for Afghan Military Allies Seeking Refuge in U.S.

[Translate] Rule Change Dashes Hope for Afghan Military Allies Seeking Refuge in U.S. Former interpreters for American forces living in fear—and losing hope A U.S. soldier speaks to Afghans, aided by an interpreter / AP BY: Alana Goodman Follow @alanagoodman … Continue reading

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