04/02/2020
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM EST
  • Type: Webinar
  • Presented by: Taft
  • Speakers: Barbara Duncombe and Suzanne Sumner

The Defense Production Act – What is it and How Does it Work?

Join Taft’s Government Contracts team for a short webinar to familiarize you with the Defense Production Act (DPA). The webinar will provide a brief history and description of the DPA, including what is covered and who can use it. The discussion will also include important information on:

  • The DPAS System
    • Authorized federal procurements are given “rated” orders.
    • Allows federal contracts to go to the front of the line.
    • Best practices for dealing with rated orders.
  • Expansion of Productive Capacity and Supply
    • Allows for the president to expand the production and supply of critical materials and goods to address domestic recovery efforts.
  • How is DPA being used to address COVID-19 issues?

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