Fighting the Virus: Update on COVID-19 Issues Impacting Government Contractors

Recording Available
Bass, Berry & Sims
Webinar

As developments related to COVID-19 continue to unfold, it’s imperative to prioritize the rapidly evolving state and federal level regulations and act accordingly to ensure your business is complying, but also accessing available federal and state assistance. In an effort to help navigate the unique challenges government contractors face during this time, our attorneys will discuss recent developments and preview risks associated with what has essentially become war-time contracting.

In this webinar, Bass, Berry & Sims’ Government Contracts and Labor & Employment attorneys are joined by Isaac Natter, Associate General Counsel (Acquisition & Logistics) at the Department of Defense (DoD) to discuss these timely developments and offer practical guidance on key topics of interest, including:

  • A DoD insider’s view on the new Section 3610 “Ready State” CARES Act Authority
  • Latest on SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program
  • Overview of FFCRA benefits and qualifying reasons
  • Contractual issues such as excusable delays, stop-work order and terminations
  • Government use of the Defense Production Act in response to
    COVID-19

Who Should Attend

  • Executives
  • Private equity professionals
  • Management professionals
  • General counsel
  • Other in-house legal and compliance personnel of government contractors, financial institutions and manufacturers