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2014-02-13 12:21:08

ATLANTA, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to whistleblower attorney Lee Tarte Wallace, Military Professional Resources, Inc., known as MPRI, has agreed to pay the U.S. $ 3,200,000 to settle allegations that the defense contractor billed the U.S. for employees who were on vacation. The suit, brought under the United States False Claims Act by whistleblower and former MPRI employee Scott Lankford, alleged that MPRI fraudulently billed the Government when its employees took...

2014-02-05 08:22:17

117,439 U.S. Military Veterans Hired from 2011-2013 MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ACADEMI, a provider of assessment, training and protective services to both the federal government and corporate clients, congratulates the 100,000 Jobs Mission on reaching - and exceeding - its goal by hiring 117,439 veterans in under three years. ACADEMI joined the Mission in early 2012, pledging to contribute to the goal of hiring 100,000 veterans by 2020. The private sector initiative,...

2014-01-16 12:20:18

ACADEMI proud to join ESC in enhancing the safety, security and business operations of companies worldwide MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ACADEMI, an elite security services provider to both the federal government and corporate clients, is now a member of the Energy Security Council (ESC). The Energy Security Council, the premier energy security networking organization in the U.S., is pleased to welcome ACADEMI as a new member, according to ESC Executive Director John...

2013-08-31 23:04:16

Security training leader, Academi, complements its course curriculum with Parabal's expertise. Catonsville, MD (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 PaRaBaL and ACADEMI recently partnered to produce and integrate Mobile Device Security Awareness into ACADEMI’s Executive Protection Training courses. As an industry leader in security training, ACADEMI has complemented its course curriculum with PaRaBaL’s expertise to respond to emerging vulnerabilities in smartphones and tablet computers. ACADEMI...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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