The dramatic expansion of the scope of the CFIUS process and its complex interaction with changing export control regimes pose complex challenges to companies in the United States and throughout the world. This seminar will present practical insights on how to navigate these regimes. If your company or clients are involved in technology collaboration overseas or in attracting foreign investment and talent to research in the United States, you may find this program invaluable.
Date: April 10, 2019
Location: Krutch Theatre, Clark Kerr Campus Conference Center, 2601 Warring St, Berkeley, CA 94720
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Time: 3:00 – 5:30
Cost: No Charge
3:00 – 3:30 Registration
3:30 – 4:15 Latest Developments in US export controls, CFIUS, FIRRMA and agency implementation of the new regime, and best practices
Moderator: Mark Cohen, UC Berkeley
Discussants: Jeanette Chu (Pricewaterhouse Coopers), Lawrence Ward (Dorsey & Whitney).
4:30 – 5:15 Perspectives from “under the hood” (former officials involved in the CFIUS process and users of the export controls/CFIUS/ system)
Moderator: Mark Cohen
Discussants: Jim Mendenhall (Sidley & Austin) Justin Huff (Jones Day), Ben Kostrzewa (Hogan Lovells), Greg Slater (Intel), Brian Warshawsky (U of California, Office of the President), Piin-fen Kok (Pacific Pension Institute/impact on portfolio investment), Yvonne Cheng Yuanyuan (King & Wood Mallesons/Chinese investment perspectives), Gabrielle Liu (Beijing IP Paragon Law Firm).
5:15 – 5:30 Q&A