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Presidential Memorandum Grants VA Authority to Indemnify COVID-19 Contractors

Wiley Rein - On April 10, 2020, the White House issued a Presidential Memorandum authorizing the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to exercise authority...

CARES Act Includes New Route to Recovery for Contractors Affected By COVID-19

Covington - Contractors sidelined by facility closures and stay-at-home orders in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic may now have a new pathway to...

Department of Justice Makes $850 Million Available to Help Public Safety Agencies Address COVID-19...

The Department of Justice today announced that it is making $850 million available to help public safety agencies respond to the challenges posed by...

CARES Act: Changes to Government Contracting Authority

Greenberg Traurig - The newly enacted Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act or Act) provides economic relief to many businesses, nonprofits,...

Lawmakers Look to Shield Defense Contractors from COVID-19 Fallout

Virginia Democrat Sen. Mark Warner and Texas Republican Rep. Mac Thornberry hope to protect national security by bolstering the industrial base.

The CARES Act Provides Potential Reimbursement for Paid Leave on Federal Projects

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), in Section 3610, offers discretionary relief to federal contractors whose employees cannot perform work on a site that has been approved by the federal government during the COVID-19 public health emergency. It should be noted that the inability to work must result from “facility closures […]
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Federal Contractors Entitled to Potential Relief Under Coronavirus Aid Package

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) provides potential reimbursement to federal contractors whose employees (1) cannot perform work on a “site that has been approved by the Federal Government ” during the COVID-19 public health emergency due to facility closures or other restrictions, and (2) cannot telework because their job duties cannot […]
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Possible Federal Contractor Reimbursement for Keeping Employees in a “Ready State” During the COVID-19...

Bass Berry & Sims - Section 3606 of the CARES Act authorizes agencies to pay contractors to keep their employees on staff and ready...

$2 Trillion Stimulus Bill Gives Contractors Some Relief but Falls Short on Added Costs

The federal government would be able to reimburse contractors with paid or sick leave if they are unable to reach their job site or...

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”) Section 3610 — Billing and...

Crowell & Moring - The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”), passed by Congress today, offers relief specifically targeted to federal...