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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.


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


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

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


Silence is golden: is CFIUS promoting FDI in shale gas deals?
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • June 11 2010

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in a formidable natural gas deposit located under the northeastern United States is occurring at a breath-taking - perhaps even breakneck - pace this year.


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.


With notices filed, CAIGA aggregates the U.S. general aviation industry
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, China
  • March 9 2011

On February 28, Cirrus Industries, Inc. of Duluth, Minnesota announced that Cirrus had agreed to be acquired by China Aviation Industry General Aircraft Company, Ltd. (CAIGA) of Zhuhai, China.


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

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


Survey of announced deals voluntarily subjected to CFIUS review provides its own guidance
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2011

Publicly-traded companies that are engaged in cross-border transactions that are subject to CFIUS review disclose their CFIUS filings either directly in press releases or indirectly when they file their transaction documents with the Securities and Exchange Commission.


Retroactive review by CFIUS
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2011

The last few weeks have included summary posts of industry segmented examples of CFIUS-reviewed transactions.


CGFIUS-reviewed transactions: natural gas
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2011

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