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
Partner
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Brooks Allen
Counsel
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