Sen. Grassley Questions SEC Security Contract Award

Law360, New York (September 7, 2012, 4:36 PM EDT) -- Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley on Thursday said he found evidence that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission had awarded a security contract to a company that may have been improperly designated as a small business.

In a letter to the Small Business Administration, the Iowa senator questioned a "threat assessment" contract the SEC had given to At-Risk International LLC. He noted that the At-Risk International is part of a larger entity called Sanctuary Alliance Group and asked the SBA whether that connection disqualifies it for small-business...
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