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The Government of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan’s Controls Over the Contract Management Process for U.S. Direct Assistance Need Improvement

Audit Report 02-26-2015 Acquisition Processes and Contract Management The Government of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan’s Controls Over the Contract Management Process for U.S. Direct Assistance Need Improvement (Project No. D2014-D000JB-0213.000) DODIG-2015-082 The report is For Official Use Only. To request … Continue reading

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Contingency Contracting: Contractor Personnel Tracking System Needs Better Plans and Guidance

Contingency Contracting: Contractor Personnel Tracking System Needs Better Plans and Guidance GAO-15-250: Published: Feb 18, 2015. Publicly Released: Feb 18, 2015. View Report (PDF, 54 pages) Additional Materials: Highlights Page:  (PDF, 1 page) Full Report:  (PDF, 54 pages) Contact: Cary B. … Continue reading

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Soft-Law Guidelines for Maritime Security Compliance

[Exclusive] Soft-Law Guidelines for Maritime Security Compliance By MarEx 2015-02-15 17:54:13 By Simon O. Williams, BA, LLM Despite global regulation grounded in the international Law of the Sea (specifically, UNCLOS) and a myriad of coastal, port and flag state policies, … Continue reading

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Reframing the anti-mercenary norm: private military and security companies and mercenarism

Reframing the anti-mercenary norm: private military and security companies and mercenarism   Author(s): Ulrich Petersohn Source: International Journal. 69.4 (Dec. 2014): p475. COPYRIGHT 2014 Canadian International Council Abstract Since the nineteenth century, the anti-mercenary norm has prohibited violent market actors … Continue reading

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Department of State critized for not implementing accountability initiatives for Private Military Contractors

Department of State critized for not implementing accountability initiatives for Private Military Contractors Post Date: January 12, 2015 Despite the volume of accountability initiatives and the involvement of various governmental bodies, it is still unclear what will guide the selection … Continue reading

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Terminating Contracts for the Government’s Convenience: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Terminating Contracts for the Government’s Convenience: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

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Evaluating the “Past Performance” of Federal Contractors: Legal Requirements and Issues

Evaluating the “Past Performance” of Federal Contractors: Legal Requirements and Issues

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The ANSI/ASIS PSC.1-2012 Standard: A comprehensive framework for managing private security company operations

29  JAN 2015 The ANSI/ASIS PSC.1-2012 Standard: A comprehensive framework for managing private security company operations tag : ANSI/ASIS PSC.1-2012, private security standards, PSC.1 by : James SchmittIn the coming months, numerous private security companies (PSCs) and their clients will … Continue reading

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S.434 – A bill to strengthen the accountability of individuals involved in misconduct affecting the integrity of background investigations, to update guidelines for security clearances, to prevent conflicts of interest relating to contractors providing background investigation fieldwork services and investigative support services, and for other purposes.

S.434 – A bill to strengthen the accountability of individuals involved in misconduct affecting the integrity of background investigations, to update guidelines for security clearances, to prevent conflicts of interest relating to contractors providing background investigation fieldwork services and investigative … Continue reading

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H.R.65 – Civilian Contractors Engaged in Intelligence Activities Reduction Act of 2015

H.R.65 – Civilian Contractors Engaged in Intelligence Activities Reduction Act of 2015 114th Congress (2015-2016) |  Bill Sponsor: Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] (Introduced 01/06/2015) Committees: House – Intelligence (Permanent) Latest Action: 01/06/2015 Referred to the House Committee on Intelligence … Continue reading

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