MR. BAS VAN LEEUWEN (LL.M., Esq.), attorney at law, is expert in private detective misconduct defence. He is intimately familiar with the standards in the private detective services industry in the European Union, and have assisted in drafting internal legislation related to the private detective industry. He has regularly write articles for Dutch and International private detective organizations. Issues concerning private detective misconduct defence include: a) Negligent Security, b) Assault and Battery, c) Excessive Use of Force, d) Breach of Contract, e) False Imprisonment, f) Civil Rights Violations and g) Defamation.