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Another Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino saved another clearance at the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals. The case involved past due debts under Guideline F. The case was tried in Arlington, VA.

Savarino Speaks on Email Retention

Bill Savarino was the featured speaker at an E-mail retention seminar at Microsoft in Cleveland, Ohio on October 16, 2007. Bill spoke to a large crowd on E-Mail Retention Best Practices. The event was sponsored by Mimosa Systems.

Another DOHA victory

Bill Savarino won another Guideline B case at the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals (DOHA). The case involved an applicant from Russia who had immediate family still in Russia, traveled often back to Russia, and sent money to her family in Russia several times a year. The 4-hour hearing was held in Arlington, Va.

Another DOE Security Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino won another clearance case at the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Hearings and Appeals. The applicant’s Q clearance was suspended u9nder 10 C.F.R. after experiencing two major psychotic episodes that required hospitalization. After a 6 hour hearing in Washington, D.C., at which two psychiatric experts testified, the applicant’s Q clearance was restored.

Another DOHA Security Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino saved another clearance at the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals (DOHA). The applicant faced revocation under Guideline E for allegedly falsifying a time card. During a 2 hour hearing in Arlington, VA, DOHA found in favor of the applicant.

Another Security Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino won another clearance case at the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals (DOHA). This case involved numerous serious past security violations that triggered a denial under Guideline K. Among a host of excellent reference witnesses, Bill Savarino relied upon the expert testimony of Bob Schwalls from Dallas, Texas. The 7 hour hearing was […]

Savarino Speaks on Email Retention

Bill Savarino will be the featured speaker at a Mimosa Systems sponsored email retention seminar in New York City on July 17.

Security Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino scored another security clearance victory at the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals (DOHA). The case involved an individual who had an extramarital affair and who misrepresented information to a Special Agent investigating the matter. The hearing, which took place in Arlington, VA, involved Guideline E and Guideline D issues.

Another Security Clearance Victory

Bill Savarino won another Guideline B victory at the Defense Office of Hearings and Appeals (DOHA) following a lengthy hearing in San Diego. The case involved an individual who’s wife had numerous family members in Taiwan.

Another Successful Clearance Effort

Bill Savarino successfully assisted another Federal Government employee in retaining a clearance from the Consolidated Adjudications Facility (CAF) in the face of multiple allegations stemming from his dual U.S. – Mexican nationality and other alleged preferences for Mexico.