CFIUS AROUND THE GLOBE – Recent Developments on New Proposed UK and EU Rules on Foreign Direct Investments

Apr 25, 2019 1:30pm – 5:00pm

Jennifer Danner Riccardi
Senior Trade Policy Advisor
Delegation of the European Union to the United States

Veronica Roberts
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP (London)

Cassandra Brown
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Canada)

  • Comparing the various FDI regimes
  • What are governments other than the U.S. government doing, and to what extent are they sharing their data?
  • Exploring how other countries are going to enforce CFIUS type provisions
  • Assessing how multi-lateral deals will be impacted by the formal due process in other countries
  • Examining the German government’s decision to block the sale of Leifeld Metal Spinning to China
  • Analyzing the latest UK and EU proposals to scrutinize transactions on the grounds of national security interests
  • Understanding the issues that are triggered when a company acquiresanother company within the same country, but the company beingacquired has a U.S. subsidiary