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Brief
SSN Staff  - 
01/01/2008

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.—Security Networks announced in December that Valparaiso, Ind.

Brink’s vs. Apx to go to trial in Feb.

Brief
SSN Staff  - 
01/01/2008

HOUSTON—Barring any settlement in the meantime, Brink’s Home Security, based in Irving, Texas and ApxAlarm of Provo, Utah are set to go to court in February, according to Brink’s, to settle a lawsuit originally filed by Brink’s in August 2006. (Search “ApxAlarm generates accounts” in www.

Mahler to step down as ADS president, will remain CEO

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01/01/2008

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Mel Mahler announced Dec.

Brink’s evaluates sale

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01/01/2008

RICHMOND, Va.—Activist hedge fund Pirate Capital’s efforts to get The Brink’s Company to consider a sale or tax-free spin-off of one of its divisions appears to have yielded some initial results: On Nov.

Brink's and Apx scheduled to go to court in Feb.

SSN Staff  - 
12/13/2007

HOUSTON--Barring any settlement in the meantime, Brink's Home Security, based in Irving, Texas and ApxAlarm of Provo, Utah are set to go to court in February, according to Brink's, to settle a lawsuit originally filed by Brink's in August 2006. (Search "ApxAlarm generates accounts" in www.

Sonitrol acquires Dallas franchise

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12/06/2007

BERWYN, Pa.--Todd Leggett, Sonitrol senior vice president, expects the Dec.

Wash. court sides with techs

Lesson from Brink's case: Check your state's wage laws
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12/01/2007

OLYMPIA, Wash.--The October Washington State Supreme Court decision that said Brink's Home Security should pay its technicians for driving company trucks to and from their homes to job sites will have repercussions for other security companies in the state of Washington and beyond, according to an industry attorney.

Summer of love

ApxAlarm adds 125,000 accounts in 2007
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12/01/2007

PROVO, Utah--In business as a full-service alarm company for only about four years, ApxAlarm is a young company by any standard. Among the growing ranks of the summer-model alarm companies (see accompanying story on Platinum Protection, page 29), however, in sales/security terms, Apx is an elder statesman--the model, in some ways, for the summer-model surge.

Connecticut cops get a reprieve in alarm co. flap

Brief
SSN Staff  - 
12/01/2007

NEW CANAAN--Eleven police officers who were previously docked a days' pay or a vacation day for accepting free (or reduced cost) alarm systems and monitoring services from New Canaan Alarm will not be docked after all, according to an Oct. 25 report from the New Canaan Advertiser.

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SSN News Poll October 2017

Sandy Springs, Ga.—like several other municipalities—recently faced the problem of harmful false alarm ordinances negatively impacting the industry. Are you concerned about negative alarm ordinances?