US Department of Defense (DoD) Clarifies the Defense Industrial Base as Essential Critical Infrastructure

    View Author March 2020

    On March 20, 2020, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment Ellen Lord issued a memorandum to the Defense Industrial Base (DIB), clarifying what is considered the Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce in light of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) (the “Memo”). Our publication provides the key points from the Memo.