CFIUS Symposium

CFIUS Symposium—CFIUS Soup to Nuts
May 15th
Morgan Lewis | 1111 Pennsylvania Ave, NW Washington, DC 20004.

8:30 AM – 6:30 PM

NSI was excited to host CFIUS Symposium—CFIUS Soup to Nuts, with Morgan Lewis. Attendees heard a full day of presentations and participated in discussions led by CFIUS experts and representatives from the agencies responsible for CFIUS.

Panels and presentations included:

  • Where CFIUS stands today
  • Mandatory declarations versus voluntary notices
  • Factors the government considers for national security
  • Key government concerns
  • Corporate and in-house views of CFIUS
  • Transaction analysis, national security agreements, and ways to avoid unnecessary mitigation
  • Administering and managing mitigation agreements

Panelists Included: 

  • Giovanna M. Cinelli, Morgan Lewis
  • Michael Geffroy, NSI Visiting Fellow, HSBC Bank USA
  • David Hanke, NSI Visiting Fellow, Arent Fox
  • David Jividen, Department of Justice
  • Matthew Heiman, NSI Senior Fellow
  • Stephen Paul Mahinka, Morgan Lewis
  • Kenneth Nunnenkamp, Morgan Lewis
  • Ulises Pin, Morgan Lewis
  • Ben Powell, NSI Advisory Board Member, WilmerHale
  • Richard Sofield, Wiley Rein
  • Carl Valenstein, Morgan Lewis
  • Bob Watson, Department of Defense