Searching Content indexed under Inward/ Foreign Investment by Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
Draft CFIUS Regulations Portend Evolution, Not Revolution
On September 17, 2019, the Department of the Treasury, on behalf of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS or Committee)
United States
27 Sep 2019
2019 Midyear M&A Trends
Although the U.S. M&A market has remained relatively strong by historical standards so far in 2019, activity has softened compared to the higher levels in 2017 and 2018, continuing a trend
United States
18 Jul 2019
EU Adopts Regulation On Foreign Direct Investments
On March 19, 2019, the European Union adopted a regulation for the screening of foreign direct investments into the EU (the Regulation).
European Union
11 Jul 2019
US M&A Activity Remains Strong Despite Concerns
Although the U.S. M&A market has remained relatively strong by historical standards so far in 2019, activity has softened compared to the higher levels in 2017 and 2018,
United States
1 Jul 2019
Developments And Trends In US And Japanese M&A
On May 6, 2019, Skadden hosted the Cross-Border M&A Conference 2019, titled "Developments and Trends in US and Japanese M&A."
19 Jun 2019
Trump Administration Limits US Purchase And Use Of Certain Technology From Foreign Adversaries, Sale Of US Technology To Huawei
The Trump administration has announced two initiatives aimed at addressing U.S. national security risks arising from the use of non-U.S. technology generally
United States
31 May 2019
Mergers & Acquisitions (Global M&A Trends In 2019)
Global M&A activity continued to accelerate in the first half of 2018 following the strong end to 2017, a year that was marked by several headline-making megadeals ...
17 May 2019
UK Government Issues Report On Huawei Vulnerabilities
On March 28, 2019, the Oversight Board of the United Kingdom's Huawei Cyber Security Evaluation Centre (HCSEC)1 released a report identifying "serious and systematic defects in Huawei's software engineering and cyber security competence."
2 May 2019
Enforcement Focus On China: What Companies Should Do To Be Prepared
On January 29-30, 2019, Skadden and Han Kun Law Offices co-hosted two seminars — first in New York, then in Washington, D.C. — titled "Enforcement Focus on China: What Companies Should Do to Be Prepared."
14 Feb 2019
How To Navigate US Real Estate After CFIUS Expansion
The U.S. is the world's largest beneficiary of foreign direct investment. In recent years, there has been a strong and steady flow of foreign investment into U.S. real estate.
United States
30 Jan 2019
Foreign Investment Control Reforms In Europe
The geopolitical environment continues to drive reform of foreign investment rules in Europe,
23 Jan 2019
CFIUS In The Face Of A Prolonged Government Shutdown: What It Means For Deals
As has been widely reported, the U.S. federal government partially shut down at midnight on December 22, 2018.
United States
21 Jan 2019
Reforms In Foreign Investment Control And Their Impact On Cross-Border M&A
Les réformes en matière de contrôle des investissements étrangers se sont multipliées au cours des derniers mois. L'A lle magne et l'ltalie ont renforcé leurs dispositifs respectivement en juillet et en décembre 2017.
11 Dec 2018
DOJ Announces ‘China Initiative' To Investigate And Prosecute Chinese Companies
On November 1, 2018, then-Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the U.S. Department of Justice's (DOJ) "China Initiative" with the objective of countering perceived national security threats to the United States from China.
5 Dec 2018
US Department Of Commerce Solicits Comments Regarding Emerging Technologies That Are Essential To US National Security
On November 19, 2018, the Bureau of Industry and Security, U.S. Department of Commerce (BIS) published an advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM)
United States
23 Nov 2018
CFIUS Pilot Program Expands Jurisdiction To Certain Noncontrolling Investments, Requires Mandatory Declarations For Some Critical Technology Investments
On October 10, 2018, the Department of the Treasury, as the chair of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS),
United States
12 Oct 2018
The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement Significantly Curtails Foreign Investment Protection
On September 30, 2018, the United States, Mexico and Canada announced they had reached an agreement to revamp the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), which now will be known as the USMCA.
United States
5 Oct 2018
Tightened Restrictions On Technology Transfer Under The Export Control Reform Act
On August 13, 2018, President Donald Trump signed into law the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2019.
United States
13 Sep 2018
UK Plans To Maintain State Aid Regime Post-Brexit
On August 20, 2018, the U.K. government published further details of its negotiation position with the European Union on state aid post-Brexit.
12 Sep 2018
US Finalizes CFIUS Reform: What It Means For Dealmakers And Foreign Investment
After significant deliberation and discussion, Congress passed and the president is expected to shortly sign FIRRMA, the first legislation in over a decade to reform national security reviews through CFIUS.
United States
13 Aug 2018
Links to Result pages