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China's foreign direct investment grows but U.S. vacillates
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • China, USA
  • November 9 2010

How do you measure the staggering growth of China's outbound foreign direct investment (FDI) in recent years?


A lawyer looks at the divestment of 3Leaf by Huawei
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • March 3 2011

Last week, Huawei Technologies, the world's largest mobile gear manufacturer behind Ericsson and Nokia Siemens Networks, backed away from a confrontation with a U.S. government agency in a sudden move


CFIUS-reviewed transactions: general aviation equipment and industrial motors
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • June 3 2011

The following summaries are industry segmented examples of CFIUS-reviewed transactions


CFIUS-reviewed transactions: defense
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2011

The following summary is an industry segmented example of a CFIUS-reviewed transaction


CFIUS-reviewed transactions: battery technology
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • May 26 2011

On September 20, 2010 Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. of Reno, Nevada, announced that it had entered into an agreement with Canon Investment Holdings Limited of Zhuhai, China for the sale of 51 of its shares to Canon


Man bites dog: Congress lobbies CFIUS on steel development joint venture
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • China, USA
  • August 4 2010

As widely reported, 50 members of the U.S. Congressional Steel Caucus sent a letter to Secretary of the Treasury Geithner on July 2 asking the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) to “thoroughly investigate” a Chinese investment in a Mississippi steel project on grounds that it would permit the Chinese government to exploit the American market through a U.S.-based business and possibly threaten national security


What if Potash Corp. were 300 miles south of Saskatoon?
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • October 27 2010

The sale of a treasured national asset, especially in an unsolicited purchase, can evoke fierce and unlikely battles over FDI policy


CFIUS-reviewed transactions: securities exchanges
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2011

The following summary is an industry segmented example of a CFIUS-reviewed transaction


3 lessons from 3Leaf: what to learn from the ongoing match-up between Huawei and CFIUS
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2011

This past week saw Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., the astoundingly successful Chinese manufacturer of mobile telecom equipment, take a difficult step and back away from a confrontation that might have directly involved President Obama as an adversary


CFIUS-reviewed transactions: medical imaging software and telecommunications
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • June 13 2011

The following summaries are industry segmented examples of CFIUS-reviewed transactions