The CFIUS reform effort heats up, Trump does a serious about-face on ZTE, allies are laying contingency plans and more. As always, you can signup for the Kabealo PLLC mailing list here. Let’s get to it: Softening on FIRRMA: Senate Republicans. Congress made significant progress in passing the CFIUS reform […]
Iran JCPOA, Canada, Germany, CFIUS reform and cyber attacks: there was plenty of non-China trade war news this week, but also some China trade war news. JCPO-Nay: President Trump pulled America out of the international accord restricting Iran’s pursuit of nuclear weapons, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). A […]
John Kabealo was featured on Marketplace today. The interview covers effects of the anticipated expansion of Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) authorities on the business community. The full episode can be found here. The segment begins around the 11-minute mark. Statutory and regulatory authorities for CFIUS should […]
There were plenty of big developments in international trade negotiations this week, and the effort to reform CFIUS appears to be picking up speed. Here’s a summary of the big events: The frenzied zone: At the outset of the week, Europe was beginning to come to grips with Trump’s proposed […]
The labor market, to be specific. It’s been out of whack for a while, and this morning’s jobs report only got stranger. Last month saw 3.9 percent unemployment, the lowest in 18 years. Finding a job is pretty easy, but… Read Full Story Here.