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Salvos sue over $9.5m bill for detention work

Salvos sue over $9.5m bill for detention work The Australian Financial Review By Marianna Papadakis 22 May 2015 The Salvation Army is suing the Commonwealth for almost $10 million in unpaid bills for welfare services provided at offshore detention centres. … Continue reading

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The Supreme Court Closes the Books on Civil False Claims Act Cases and Takes Issue with the First to File Rule

The Supreme Court Closes the Books on Civil False Claims Act Cases and Takes Issue with the First to File Rule posted on: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 In a unanimous decision, the Supreme Court in Kellogg Brown & Root v. United … Continue reading

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US Supreme Court decides landmark False Claims Act case resolving unsettled statute of limitations and first-to-file bar questions

US Supreme Court decides landmark False Claims Act case resolving unsettled statute of limitations and first-to-file bar questions Arent Fox LLP USA May 27 2015 The US Supreme Court on Tuesday decided a closely watched False Claims Act (FCA) case, Kellogg … Continue reading

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Whistleblowers dodge disaster in Supreme Court’s KBR decision

Alison Frankel Whistleblowers dodge disaster in Supreme Court’s KBR decision By Alison Frankel May 27, 2015 Tags: SCOTUS The military contractor Kellogg Brown & Root Services won at the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday, when the justices ruled unanimously in … Continue reading

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Behavior of Military Lawyer in Boondoggle HQ Inquiry Under Scrutiny

Behavior of Military Lawyer in Boondoggle HQ Inquiry Under Scrutiny Several U.S. Senators and military lawyers say they are concerned by Col. Norm Allen’s attempts to thwart an investigation into why the U.S. Military built an unneeded luxury headquarters in … Continue reading

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Supreme Court: Wartime Suspension of Limitations Act does not apply to civil claims; ruling may also mean more criminal prosecutions

Supreme Court: Wartime Suspension of Limitations Act does not apply to civil claims; ruling may also mean more criminal prosecutions Government Contracts Alert (US) 8 MAY 2015 By: Tara M. Lee Courtney Gilligan Saleski Jonathan W. Haray This week, the … Continue reading

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McLain v. KBR, INC.

JOHN McLAIN, Plaintiff, v. KBR, INC., Defendant. Case 1:08-cv-00499-GBL-TCB.United States District Court, E.D. Virginia, Alexandria Division.July 7, 2014. MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER GERALD BRUCE LEE, District Judge. THIS MATTER is before the Court on Defendant Kellogg Brown & Root Services, … Continue reading

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KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC. v. US, Dist. Court, D. Delaware 2015

KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC., Plaintiff; v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Defendant. Civil Action No. 14-1200-RGA.United States District Court, D. Delaware.April 30, 2015.William J. Wade, Esq., Kelly E. Farnan, Esq., RICHARDS LAYTON & FINGER, P.A., Wilmington, DE; Herbert L. … Continue reading

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Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc. v. US

742 F.3d 967 (2014) KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC., Plaintiff-Appellant, v. UNITED STATES, Defendant-Appellee. No. 2013-5030.United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit.February 3, 2014.968*968 Herbert L. Fenster, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP, of Denver, Colorado, argued for plaintiff-appellant. With … Continue reading

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US v. KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff, v. KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC., et al., Defendants. Case No. 4:12-cv-4110-SLD-JAG.United States District Court, C.D. Illinois. Rock Island Division.March 31, 2014. ORDER SARA DARROW, District Judge. Plaintiff United States of America claims that … Continue reading

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