VICTORIA EATHERTON, AN ASSOCIATE AT THE FEDERAL PRACTICE GROUP, EXPLAINS WHAT FEDERAL EMPLOYEES SHOULD KNOW ABOUT THE UPCOMING CONTINUOUS VETTING PROGRAM
Agencies Must Enroll Security Clearance Holders in Continuous Vetting Programs As part of the federal government’s ongoing initiative to modernize the security clearance process, all federal agencies must enroll the remainder of their employees and contractors holding security clearance in the new continuous vetting program by the end of September 2021. The initiative, known as […]
CAROL THOMPSON, A PARTNER AT THE FEDERAL PRACTICE GROUP, SPEAKS WITH FEDERAL NEWS NETWORK ON MARIJUANA AND FEDERAL LAW
Navy tells sailors to tamp out any CBD, hemp use August 7, 2019 1:08 pm The Navy is warning its sailors to stay away from the deluge of CBD products that are popping up from convenience stores to farmers markets. A Wednesday release from Navy Secretary Richard Spencer is telling sailors that even if cannabidiol […]
CAROL THOMPSON, A PARTNER AT THE FEDERAL PRACTICE GROUP, SPEAKS WITH THE TICKER TAPE ON MARIJUANA STOCKS AND YOUR SECURITY CLEARANCE
High Risk? Cannabis Sector’s Legal Conflict Puts Investors in Haze June 20, 2019 5 min read Photo by Getty Images Though the cannabis sector has matured in recent years, navigating the still murky legal environment surrounding marijuana stocks might be enough to leave many investors feeling a bit dazed and confused. For starters, marijuana remains […]
Carol Thompson, a partner at The Federal Practice Group, speaks with Federal News Network on marijuana stocks and your security clearance
Carol Thompson, a partner at The Federal Practice Group, speaks with Federal News Network on marijuana stocks and how it can impact your security clearance if you are a DoD employee.
Carol Thompson, a partner OF THE FEDERAL PRACTICE GROUP, speaks with Courthousenews.com about the White House security clearance procedure
House Panel to Probe Trump Security Clearances January 23, 2019 ERIKA WILLIAMS FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email In this May 18, 2018, file photo, White House adviser Jared Kushner speaks in the East Room of the White House. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File) WASHINGTON (CN) – A House of Representatives committee on Wednesday demanded that the White House release information […]
Trump’s security clearance action against Brennan poses threat to many, demonstrates need for due process
Chris Graham, an attorney with The Federal Practice Group, speaks with Joe Davidson of the Washington Post about the authority President Trump has or does not have in revoking the security clearance of John Brennan.
Christopher Graham, who has been a long time member of the security clearance community and is Of Counsel for The Federal Practice Group, weighs in on the 'broken' security clearance process despite the 2016 changes.
Founding Partner Debra D'Agostino of The Federal Practice Group talks the difference between Jared Kushner's recent security clearance woes, and those of what her clients would be facing. "Most of my clients would already be indefinitely suspended," said D'Agostino. To read Joe Davidson’s complete story click on the link: https://tinyurl.com/y95z3r2n