Webinar: 10 Things You Need to Know About Proposed Regulations for CFIUS Reform
On September 17, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, which chairs the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (“CFIUS”), released long-anticipated proposed regulations to implement key elements of the CFIUS reform law, the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018 (“FIRRMA”).
Please join the Chairs of V&E’s National Security and International Trade Practice, Damara Chambers and Dave Johnson, as they provide an in-depth review of the proposed regulations, implications, and what global companies need to know.
This webinar will cover:
- Expansion of CFIUS jurisdiction to include:
- certain non-controlling investments in key industries, and
- certain real estate transactions
- Impact on critical technology, critical infrastructure and sensitive personal data companies
- New mandatory filing requirements
- New dual-track filing process with voluntary “declarations” promising shorter timeframes
- New White List of excepted countries and what it takes to be an excepted investor
- And more…
This information is provided by Vinson & Elkins LLP for educational and informational purposes only and is not intended, nor should it be construed, as legal advice.