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The Inadvertent ‘Foreign Person’ Trap for American Cos.

USA - June 27 2018 Many people know that the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) has broad jurisdiction to review for national security concerns…

Matthew R. Rabinowitz, Thomas M. Shoesmith

Differing CFIUS Reform Bills Move Through U.S. House and Senate

USA - June 26 2018 Last week, the U.S. Senate overwhelmingly passed the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act, H.R. 5515 (NDAA). The Senate version contains several…

Matthew R. Rabinowitz

Tariff Wars Escalate: USTR Announces Tariff Increases on a Wide Range of Chinese Products and China Responds with Tariffs on US Products Including Agriculture, Whiskey and Autos

China, USA - June 25 2018 Following President Trump’s direction in connection with the Section 301 investigation into China’s acts, policies and practices related to…

Stephan E. Becker, Sahar Hafeez

Car Wars: Trump Administration Opens Section 232 Investigation into Imports of Autos and Auto Parts

USA - May 30 2018 On May 23, 2018, as directed by President Trump, the Secretary of Commerce initiated a Section 232 investigation into whether imports of automobiles…

Stephan E. Becker, Benjamin J. Cote, Crystal Fomba, Sahar Hafeez

New Proposed Trade Legislation Contains Additional Trade and Investment Restrictions Involving China

China, USA - May 18 2018 There are several legislative proposals pending in Congress targeting trade and investment involving China. If enacted, the proposals would prevent…

Stephan E. Becker, Sahar Hafeez, Matthew R. Rabinowitz