Daily Archives: December 16, 2016

Ahem!

[Translate] I have to ask. Are you really unable to support this blog? Are you really so up against it that you can’t send a few dollars to ensure that you keep getting the information on PMSCs that you don’t … Continue reading

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Trump Security Aide Flynn Has Deep Ties to Defense Contractors

[Translate] Trump Security Aide Flynn Has Deep Ties to Defense Contractors by David Kocieniewski December 15, 2016, 9:03 PM EST Beefed up consulting company as he got classified briefings Top job with top clearance doesn’t require Senate confirmation Michael T. … Continue reading

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Maybe It’s Time To Contact Congress About Your Defense Base Act Claim

[Translate] Maybe It’s Time To Contact Congress About Your Defense Base Act Claim Written by Jon Robinson, October 20, 2016, Uncategorized Back in 2008, the Defense Base Act industry found itself in the cross-hairs of Congressional scrutiny.  Insurance companies were … Continue reading

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B-409874.4, DynCorp International LLC–Costs, December 15, 2016

[Translate] B-409874.4, DynCorp International LLC–Costs, December 15, 2016 DynCorp International LLC, of Falls Church, Virginia, requests that we recommend reimbursement of certain costs it incurred in pursuing a protest that challenged the Department of State’s award of a task order … Continue reading

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How Carriers Can Make Money By Losing Defense Base Act Claims

[Translate] How Carriers Can Make Money By Losing Defense Base Act Claims Written by Jon Robinson, October 10, 2016, Defense Base Act, War Hazards Compensation Act Today we’re going to run the numbers on a claim involving both DBA-only and … Continue reading

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Status of the Zone of Special Danger Appeal in Jetnil

[Translate] Status of the Zone of Special Danger Appeal in Jetnil Written by Jon Robinson, August 20, 2016, Defense Base Act, Zone of Special Danger One of the most interesting zone of special danger cases from 2015 has been briefed … Continue reading

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Labor Market Surveys and Overseas “Non-War Zone” Jobs After Injury

[Translate] Labor Market Surveys and Overseas “Non-War Zone” Jobs After Injury Written by Jon Robinson, August 9, 2016, Defense Base Act, Vocational In nearly every Defense Base Act claim that involves an “unscheduled” injury, the parties will debate the level … Continue reading

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Top Army contract opportunities total $27 billion

[Translate] Logistics Civil Augmentation Program V (LOGCAP V), currently No. 6 on Bloomberg Government’s list, is among the top contracts currently being competed by the Army.  Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg Contracting, Event Replays Top Army contract opportunities total $27 billion December … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Inc.’s Parent Reports Results for Third Quarter 2016

[Translate] DynCorp International Inc.’s Parent Reports Results for Third Quarter 2016 By John Kent– December 13, 2016 Delta Tucker Holdings, Inc. (“Holdings”), the parent of DynCorp International Inc. (“DI,” and together with Holdings, the “Company”), a global services provider, today … Continue reading

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Simon Mann demands his cash back

[Translate] Simon Mann demands his cash back September 9, 2016 in News, Politics CONVICTED British mercenary Simon Mann has instructed his Zimbabwean lawyer Jonathan Samukange to sue the state to recover the US$188 000 he paid for firearms from the Zimbabwe … Continue reading

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