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TOMS RIVER, New Jersey | Contractor gets prison term for defrauding Sandy victims

TOMS RIVER, N.J. — A contractor convicted of scamming dozens of New Jersey homeowners out of nearly $2 million following Superstorm Sandy has been sentenced to 10 years in state prison. Jamie Lawson must also pay $1,860,981 in restitution under the sentence imposed Friday. Lawson had pleaded guilty last October to money laundering and theft … Continue reading TOMS RIVER, New Jersey | Contractor gets prison term for defrauding Sandy victims

WASHINGTON News: Electrical Engineer, Jared Dylan Sparks Found Guilty for Intending to Convert Trade Secrets from Defense Contractor

WASHINGTON – A federal jury in Hartford, Connecticut yesterday returned guilty verdicts against a man for his conduct related to a scheme to convert trade secrets belonging to a defense contractor based in Groton, Connecticut, related to, among others, an innovative naval prototype being developed for the U.S. Navy, Office of Naval Research, announced Acting … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Electrical Engineer, Jared Dylan Sparks Found Guilty for Intending to Convert Trade Secrets from Defense Contractor

Maryland News: Baltimore, United States Reaches $1.53 Million Dollar Settlement with Defense Contractor to Resolve Contract Claim

Baltimore, Maryland – CACI Technologies, LLC has agreed to pay the United States $1,531,928.77 to settle an allegation that it breached its contract with the National Security Agency (NSA), a component of the Department of Defense, by billing and accepting payment from the NSA for work performed by certain CACI employees who did not meet … Continue reading Maryland News: Baltimore, United States Reaches $1.53 Million Dollar Settlement with Defense Contractor to Resolve Contract Claim

LONDON  | In test case for gig economy, UK court backs contractor

LONDON  — A London plumber who claimed he was unfairly dismissed after years of working as a contractor won a court ruling Wednesday giving him employment rights, in a closely watched case testing labor rules in the so-called gig economy. Britain’s Supreme Court ruled that Gary Smith, who worked for Pimlico Plumbers full-time for six … Continue reading LONDON  | In test case for gig economy, UK court backs contractor