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M&A outlook: Foreign investment screening

Event Details


Webinar

Global Accreditation 0.50 CLE | September 24, 2020 | 10:00 - 11:00 ET

Our M&A outlook webinar series is focused on providing deal principals and advisors with practical tips on how to succeed on various transactions.

Please join our cross-border team on September 24 as we discuss recent developments, trends and strategies in foreign investment reviews of M&A transactions in the United States, European Union, United Kingdom, Canada and Australia.

Topics will include:

  • Changes to CFIUS reviews of M&A transactions under FIRRMA
  • The EU's new framework to coordinate FDI screening by EU member states and the proposed EU notification requirement for M&A transactions "facilitated" by foreign subsidies
  • Numerous actual and proposed changes to the UK's FDI review rules
  • Enhanced screening of foreign investment in Canada
  • The impact of the Coronavirus pandemic
  • Strategic considerations for parties contemplating M&A transactions

Speakers

Glenn Hall, Head Government Relations and Public Policy, London

Jay Modrall, Partner, Brussels

Rujuta Patel, Partner, Calgary

Stefan Reisinger, Partner, Washington, DC


Continuing education information

British Columbia: This program has been accredited for 1.0 general CPD hour with the society of British Columbia.

Ontario: Ontario qualified lawyers may claim 1 substantive hour towards their annual CPD requirement.

Québec: This program contains 1 hour of content. If you watch the webinar in its entirety, you can download your certificate of attendance that may be submitted to your professional order.

United States: This program has been approved for .50 CLE credits in California, Texas and New York.


Contacts

Head Government Relations and Public Policy; Partner