Workshop B — CFIUS Process “UnBoxed”: How to Navigate the Journey After the Filing Stage – From Engaging with Case Officers to Mitigation Negotiations and Beyond

Apr 10, 2024 1:00pm – 04:30 PM


Alicia Cobb
Attorney, Foreign Investment Review Section, National Security Division
U.S. Department of Justice

Justin T. Huff
Dorsey & Whitney LLP

Workshop is offered In-Person only

Gain clarity by participating in this practical, interactive discussion and examine a “play-by-play” of what happens when a notice is filed – from the start of the CFIUS filing through the government review process and the interactions between government and company.

Highly experienced workshop leaders will impart practical know-how and key pitfalls that can delay or derail the process.

  • Examining what happens from start to finish during the CFIUS review process
  • Identifying which CFIUS representatives are brought in to review a notice
  • Itemizing the most common questions case officers are asking the company
  • Analyzing what can cause bottlenecks and delays
  • Reviewing timelines and what can affect timelines
  • Brainstorming what practitioners and companies can do to improve the efficiency of the process
  • Clearing the transaction – when does this happen in the process
  • Improving communication between CFIUS and outside counsel
  • Getting the clock started