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CFIUS Reform: Key Takeaways For Investors
The Foreign Investment Risk Review and Modernization Act of 2018 (FIRRMA) became law on August 13, 2018.
United States
19 Sep 2018
Brexit Effects On The US Real Estate Landscape
In a article titled "4 Ways Brexit Could Shape The US Real Estate Landscape," Andrew McIntyre of Law360 looks at four ways attorneys say the Brexit could play out in the following US real estate market areas...
United States
14 Jul 2016
New FIRPTA Reform Creates PATH To Potential Benefits For Existing REITs And Foreign Investors In The United States
On December 18, 2015, President Obama signed into law the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (the "PATH Act").
United States
2 Feb 2016
Foreign Hotel Investors: What You Don't Know Will Hurt You
Simon Adams of Reed Smith's San Francisco office commented on a Law360 article concerning the pitfalls foreign investors face when investing in US based hotels.
United States
5 Jun 2015
The EB-5 Visa Program: A Popular Real Estate Financing Program's Reauthorization Is Uncertain
The EB-5 Visa Program has become an increasingly popular vehicle for real estate project financing in the United States.
United States
20 Jan 2015
Foreign Direct Investments Get Some Help From China's New NDRC System
Chinese investors have played an important role in maintaining deal flow over the past several years, especially for trophy properties in gateway cities like London and New York.
United States
6 Jun 2014
Foreign Investment In The United States: Executive Order To Divest Foreign Investors Withstands Judicial Review
On October 10, 2013, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia issued an amended ruling dismissing Ralls Corporation’s challenge to a presidential order requiring divestiture of its interest in four companies engaged in developing wind farms near a Naval base in Oregon.
United States
25 Oct 2013
Foreign Investment In The United States: Pork, National Security, And The CFIUS Tie That Binds
CFIUS, Export, Customs & Trade, foreign investment, national security
United States
15 Oct 2013
Fed Opens The Door To Increased Chinese Investment In U.S. Banking Organizations
On May 9, 2012, the Federal Reserve Board ("FRB") released three orders approving investments in the U.S. banking market by entities based in China.
United States
18 May 2012
SEC Finalizes Dodd-Frank Rules Affecting Non-U.S. Investment Advisers
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act ("Dodd-Frank"), which was signed into law July 21, 2010, effects changes to the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 (the "Act") that change the bases on which non-U.S. advisers will be subject to regulation by U.S. regulators.
United States
11 Aug 2011
Free Trade Agreement Roundup: Opportunities in International Trade
Free Trade Agreements ("FTAs") are reciprocal, bilateral agreements between countries that are generally designed to open markets and eliminate trade barriers on goods, services, and agricultural products. Although certain FTAs, such as the North American Free Trade Agreement ("NAFTA"), or the faltering negotiations over the Free Trade Area of the Americas ("FTAA"), are prominently featured in popular media reports, the United States has negotiated additional FTAs with countries around the world
United States
14 Jun 2006
OFAC Reissues Burma Sanctions Regulations
The Office of Foreign Assets Control ("OFAC") issued an interim final rule on August 16, 2005, revising the Burmese Sanctions Regulations (the "Regulations"). While Burma has been subject to sanctions since 1997, the passage of the Burmese Freedom and Democracy Act of 2003 (the "Act"), plus President Bush’s Executive Order of July 28, 2003, led to extensive revisions of the Burmese sanctions program. As a result of these amendments, OFAC decided to reissue the Regulations in their entirety.
United States
30 Nov 2005
Focus on Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Enforcement
Although there has been a "changing of the guard in the Fraud Section of the Criminal Division of United States Department of Justice, the following survey of cases indicates that Foreign Corrupt Practices Act cases remain a high priority.
United States
12 Aug 2005
Promoting Foreign Investment: The U.S. Government is Here to Help
The U.S. government promotes U.S. exports to create domestic jobs and to support the international expansion of U.S. companies of all sizes through three specialized agencies: the Overseas Private Investment Company, the Export-Import Bank, and the U.S. Trade and Development Agency.
United States
1 Aug 2005
Drawing the Line: National Security Hurdles to Foreign Investment in the United States
The United States has long served as a favorite destination for foreign investors. While U.S. national security concerns have been raised from time to time, such considerations seldom have served as a major impediment to foreign investment. In a post-9/11 world, however, national security considerations will continue to play an increasingly prominent role in terms of how the U.S. government views inbound foreign investment. Certain critical sectors, such as defense, telecommunications, energy, t
United States
7 Mar 2005
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