The U.K. will provide 1,000 sets of surplus body armor to the Libyan opposition, the British Broadcasting Corp. reported, citing an interview with Prime Minister David Cameron . Cameron, speaking ahead of a meeting with French President Nicolas Sarkozy in Paris tomorrow, said Qaddafi’s “appalling” attacks on his own citizens must be stopped, the BBC reported.
Honeywell International Inc. accused the U.S. Justice Department of withholding “critical” evidence in a false claims lawsuit alleging the company used defective materials in body armor the government bought.
Three former directors of DHB Industries Inc. will pay more than $1.6 million to resolve U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission claims over their roles in an accounting fraud at the military body-armor supplier.
DuPont Co., the inventor of Kevlar, won a ruling barring Kolon Industries Inc.’s sales of a competing version of the product used in protective clothing for police and the military for the next 20 years.