bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
2:25 am, October 1, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  Justice Department

Immigration Review Office combats fraud with new online system

The Justice Department's EOIR recently launched its new eRegistry system for attorneys who do work before the immigration courts. The system is one step toward making the office's business processes all electronic. It also will make it harder for notarios, or unqualified people who represent immigrants before the court system, to bilk unsuspecting immigrants.

Tags: technology , management , Executive Office for Immigration Review , Juan Osuna , electronic forms , e-government , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 08/14/2013, 08:38pm EDT
Listen

Gallup to pay millions to settle complaints of inflated contract prices

Polling and research firm Gallup will pay $10.5 million to settle allegations that it violated the False Claims Act and the Procurement Integrity Act. The government alleged Gallup knowingly inflated contract prices.

Tags: Timothy Cannon , Michael Lindley , State Department , U.S. Mint , False Claims Act , Gallup , acquisition , FEMA , Ronald C. Machen Jr. , Stuart F. Delery , Cogan Schneier , whistleblower

Monday - 07/15/2013, 06:42pm EDT

Retired general target of leaks probe

Retired Marine Gen. James "Hoss" Cartwright, a former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is under investigation for allegedly leaking classified information about a covert cyberattack on Iran's nuclear facilities.

Tags: James Cartwright , DoD , Marines Corps , leaks ,

Friday - 06/28/2013, 04:18am EDT

Global defense contractor settles overbilling suit

Global defense contractor Science Applications International Corp. has agreed to pay $11.75 million to settle a federal civil claim alleging it overbilled the government for homeland security training programs.

Tags: SAIC , Ken Gonzales , industry , whistleblower

Friday - 06/14/2013, 08:22am EDT

Feds announce recovery of missing Nazi diary

Homeland Security and Justice Department officials planned to join U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum representatives Thursday to discuss the recovery of some 400 handwritten pages from Rosenberg's diary, covering 1936 to 1944.

Tags: DHS , ICE , Holocaust Museum ,

Thursday - 06/13/2013, 12:22pm EDT

NSA contract worker is surveillance source

Edward Snowden, a former technical assistant for the CIA and current employee of defense contractor Booz Allen Hamilton, revealed himself Sunday as the source of disclosures about the U.S. government's secret surveillance programs, risking prosecution by the U.S. government. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper called the revelation of the intelligence-gathering programs as reckless and said it has done "huge, grave damage."

Tags: NSA , CIA , Edward Snowden , Booz Allen Hamilton , industry , cybersecurity , technology , whistleblower , PRISM , FBI , James Clapper

Monday - 06/10/2013, 03:36am EDT

89 charged in Medicare fraud busts in 8 cities

Nearly 100 people, including 14 doctors and nurses, were charged for their roles in separate Medicare scams that cost taxpayers millions of dollars.

Tags: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services , fraud, waste and abuse , Eric Holder , Kathleen Sebelius ,

Thursday - 05/16/2013, 09:10am EDT
  •  
  • 3
  •