Critical Technologies and CFIUS: Mandatory Filing Requirements, Investigations- and What They Reveal about Committee Approvals Moving Forward

October 22, 2020 2:45pm

Meena R. Sharma
Deputy Director, Office of Investment Security Policy and International Relations
U.S. Department of the Treasury

Aimen Mir
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Brooks Allen
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Former Assistant General Counsel, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative

  • Status of the proposed regulation that changes the trigger for mandatory filing
  • How CFIUS has looked at deals involving critical technologies
  • How to adjust due diligence procedures to account for export controls instead of industry focus
  • Potential new categories of investments and foreign investors
  • How CFIUS treats “personal data” and “data security”
  • Key takeaways from the 2019 Annual Report