Speaking Engagement

The American Conference Institute's 8th National Conference on CFIUS

26 Apr 2022 - 27 Apr 2022

Washington Plaza Hotel
10 Thomas Cir NW
Washington, D.C. 20005

Join Morrison & Foerster partners Charles Capito and Brandon Van Grack at American Conference Institute’s 8th National Conference on the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) on April 26 and 27, 2022. Considered the premier event for the CFIUS bar, this conference will provide invaluable insights on repositioning your transaction planning in today’s rapidly evolving landscape.

On April 26, Brandon’s case study session, “Recent, Significant CFIUS Transactions and What They Reveal About Future Deals: Lesser-Known Takeaways from Magnachip, Tencent, TikTok, ByteDance, and More” will focus on the precedent-setting action taken against Magnachip Semiconductor Ltd. and practical questions arising from this case.

On April 27, Charles’s session,“Bankruptcy, Foreclosure, and Debt Conversion and the Interplay with CFIUS: The Lesser-Known Takeaways for Pending and Future Transactions” will address topics including

  • Determining which types of transactions are being flagged for review, and which transactions are subject to divestment orders;
  • Examining potential red flags when selling company assets including transactions involving personal data;
  • Anticipating national security concerns and proactively providing solutions during bankruptcy filing;
  • Deciphering the best time to make a CFIUS filing amid bankruptcy transactions; and
  • Coordinating multiple CFIUS filings.

Follow this link for more information on the event and how to register.



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