March 20, 2020 - Coronavirus (COVID-19)

OFCCP Issues National Interest Exemption for New Coronavirus Relief Contracts

On March 17, 2020, the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (“OFCCP” or the “Agency”) issued a National Interest Exemption memorandum providing a limited, three-month exemption to new supply and service and construction contracts entered into specifically to provide Coronavirus relief.  The exemption waives some of the affirmative action requirements typically included in government contracts.

Read more on the Government Contracts Insights blog.

Morrison & Foerster associate Victoria Dalcourt Angle contributed to the writing of this post.