BAS VAN LEEUWEN (LL.M., Esq.), attorney at law, is expert in security guard defence. We are intimately familiar with the standards in the security industry in the European Union, and have assisted in drafting internal legislation related to the security industry. We have regularly write articles for Dutch and International security organizations. Issues concerning security guard defense 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.