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Another Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino secured another clearance for an applicant at the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals (DOHA) in Arlington, Virginia. DoD contested the applicant’s eligibility under Guideline B. The applicant and his wife had numerous family members in Pakistan, provided financial support to one of his Pakistan relatives and had traveled to Pakistan often. The […]

Another DOHA Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino saved another clearance for an applicant at the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals (DOHA). The case involved allegations under Guideline F (Financial) and was based on the applicant’s inability to pay a mortgage on a second home. The case required a 3 hour hearing at DOHA in Arlington, Va.

Another SCI Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino secured another SCI clearance for an applicant at the National Security Agency (NSA). The denial was based on the fact that the applicant had been charged with felony sexual conduct involving his young stepdaughter and failed to report this charge on his SF-86. Mr. Savarino worked with the applicant to prepare a detailed […]

Consolidated General Records Disposition Schedule

Oklahoma Archives and Records Commission consolidated general records disposition schedule.

Electronic Records Guidelines

Library of Virginia electronic records, e-mail management, and digital imaging guidelines.

Another Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino secured another clearance for an applicant at the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals (DOHA) in Arlington, Virginia. The applicant is an translator from Kurdistan, Iraq with several families members residing in Iraq. DoD contested the applicant’s eligibility under Guideline B. After a 3 hour hearing in Arlington, the Judge granted the clearance […]

Another Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino secured another clearance for an applicant at the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals (DOHA) in Arlington, Virginia. The applicant had 6 relatives living in Nigeria and DoD contested the applicant’s eligibility under Guideline B.

Another Security Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino successfully assisted an applicant to gain his clearance through a reapplication following an adverse ruling by the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals (DOHA). The applicant was denied a clearance and contested the denial in a hearing at DOHA where he represented himself. The DOHA hearing judge found that it was not in […]

Another Security Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino saved another security clearance before the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals (DOHA) in Arlington, VA. The case involved numerous allegations of past due debts under Guideline F; several allegations of questionable conduct and deception under Guideline E; and an allegation of a pattern of criminal conduct under Guideline J. The case required […]

Bill Savarino Article on E-Mail Retention

Read Bill Savarino’s e-mail retention insight into the recent Wall Street meltdown in the January 14, 2009 article in COMPUTERWORLD entitled “Wall Street crisis brings lax e-discovery law enforcement to light.” You can access the article here. Bill has considerable experience with the retention of Electronically Stored Information and over the years has spoken on […]