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US Renews Bid To Resolve KBR Kickback Suit

US Renews Bid To Resolve KBR Kickback Suit By Khadijah M. Britton Law360, New York (November 18, 2014, 2:17 PM ET) — The United States again asked for partial resolution of its claims in Texas federal court on Monday in … Continue reading

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Veterans claim contractor in charge of burn pits is responsible for lung illnesses

Veterans claim contractor in charge of burn pits is responsible for lung illnesses November 17, 2014 at 6:35 PM EST Throughout the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, all kinds of things — batteries, paint, plastic, electronics, even whole vehicles — were … Continue reading

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Jurors handcuffed in aeroplane seats at G4S trial

Jurors handcuffed in aeroplane seats at G4S trial The simulation formed part of the manslaughter case against three G4S guards accused of causing the death of 46-year-old Jimmy Mubenga Jimmy Mubenga lost consciousness while the flight deporting him was on … Continue reading

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DynCorp Slammed Over Bid To Escape Afghan Deal Dispute

DynCorp Slammed Over Bid To Escape Afghan Deal Dispute By Daniel Wilson Law360, Washington (October 27, 2014, 6:09 PM ET) — C3PO International Ltd. on Monday hit back at DynCorp International LLC’s bid to escape a nearly $6.6 million Texas … Continue reading

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KBR, Incorporated v. Metzgar

KBR, Incorporated v. Metzgar Pending petition Linked with: Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc. v. Harris 14-105 Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term 13-1241 4th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

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Could the Defense Contract Audit Agency Be Held Liable for Malpractice? Recently Filed Litigation Raises the Question Again

Legal Sidebar Could the Defense Contract Audit Agency Be Held Liable for Malpractice? Recently Filed Litigation Raises the Question Again 11/7/2014 Can the Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) be held liable in tort to a federal contractor for alleged malpractice … Continue reading

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On Private Security: Public and Perilous Consequences

On Private Security: Public and Perilous Consequences 13 November 2014 One of the taglines for the latest instalment for the Call of Duty (CoD) franchise is ‘The world’s most powerful military is not a country. It’s a corporation’. While this … Continue reading

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Law and Disorder – Blackwater Guards Found Guilty in 2007 Baghdad Killings

Law and Disorder November 10, 2014 » Law and Disorder November 3, 2014 Hide Player | Play in Popup | Download ——- Blackwater Guards Found Guilty in 2007 Baghdad Killings Since 2003, private military contractors have been awarded millions of … Continue reading

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KBR Fights Latest Bid For Documents In FCA Row

KBR Fights Latest Bid For Documents In FCA Row Share us on: By Andrew Westney Law360, New York (November 03, 2014, 2:41 PM ET) — KBR Inc. attacked a whistleblower’s contention that the company waived its privilege over certain documents … Continue reading

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KBR Whistleblower Defends DC Court’s Role In Doc Dispute

KBR Whistleblower Defends DC Court’s Role In Doc Dispute Share us on: By Aebra Coe Law360, New York (October 28, 2014, 5:23 PM ET) — A KBR Inc. whistleblower on Tuesday rebutted the company’s accusation that a D.C. federal court … Continue reading

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