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Understanding and Leveraging the Defense Production Act

Priorities? Allocations?—Making Sense of the Defense Production Act and Its New Prominence in the "New Normal"

May 18, 2020
Coronavirus: Government Contracts Webinar

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What does the Defense Production Act mean for businesses across sectors dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic? In this webinar, our experienced Government Contracts attorneys break down the Act's various authorities—what they mean in practical terms, and how use of the Act could be expanded as the pandemic drags on. They also discuss some potential opportunities for companies to leverage the Act proactively to maximize their contributions to the response effort and to get ahead of any potential risks.

Meet the Speakers

Charles A. Blanchard
Senior Counsel
Arnold & Porter