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Coronavirus Fallout Leaves Gov’t Contractors Scrambling


24 Mar 2020
Reprinted with permission.

Alex Ward spoke to Law360 for an article that discusses how government contractors are scrambling to respond to recent policy changes aimed at combating the coronavirus outbreak.

Working remotely isn’t easy for many government contractors, particularly those who work on classified projects, according to Alex.

“Some things you just can’t do remotely,” he said. “If you’re assembling a fighter jet, you can’t do that from home.”

Alex also said that some of the questions his clients have raised over the past two weeks are in response to the stay-home orders that he says local governments issued without thinking through their ramifications on certain industries like defense.

“You can’t just shut down the defense, even in these uncertain times — especially in these uncertain times.”

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