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Senate joins House in passage of defense bill with CFIUS reforms

By Mark S. Nelson, J.D. The Senate passed the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019 with its significant reform provisions for the entity charged with reviewing many business deals that involve foreign companies. Subtitle A … Continue reading

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Shareholder class actions against Qualcomm over frustrated Broadcom merger may turn on secrecy of CFIUS proceedings

Before we get to the actual topic of this post, a quick follow-up to the previous one: the Deseret News reports that President Trump has interviewed Senator Mike Lee, so the possibility of a FRAND-friendly Supreme Court Justice is real … Continue reading

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CFIUS Suggests It May Soon Recommend Against Broadcom Bid for Qualcomm – WSJ

A U.S. national-security panel suggested it soon could recommend against Broadcom Ltd.’s $117 billion hostile bid for Qualcomm Inc. and said that the Singapore-based company had repeatedly violated one of its orders during its pursuit of the proposed deal. via … Continue reading

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China, intellectual property drive hearing on CFIUS

By Mark S. Nelson, J.D.The House Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade held its second hearing in a month regarding the need to update the law governing operations of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States … Continue reading

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