The CFIUS Review Process Post-FIRRMA: What Will it Mean for Your Business and the Future of FDI?

January 30, 2019 9:30am

What is it about?

  • Examining the expansion of CFIUS jurisdiction under FIRRMA
  • What is now deemed a covered transaction under the expanded scope of FIRRMA?
  • How does FIRRMA change the way CFIUS will actually review transactions to determine their national security profile?
  • What criteria is CFIUS using to assess risks related to sensitive personal data, emerging and foundational technologies, and critical infrastructure?
  • How is U.S. trade policy affecting CFIUS reviews? What impact will FIRRMA have on U.S. technological competitiveness and the investment environment?
  • What challenges will the new CFIUS reform present for U.S. businesses and foreign investors? How can companies manage such challenges?
  • Will the reforms affect the ability of companies to get deals done in a timely manner?
  • How is CFIUS preparing to be able to handle the increased volume of filings?