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.
Without ado, a few quick hits on the trade fight, cyber security and critical infrastructure, and CFIUS reform: Maybe do mince words: This CNBC piece, regarding President Trump’s position on China’s involvement in the World Trade Organization, argues that, “Like many of Trump’s policy pronouncements, this one was clumsily framed […]
It was another dramatic week in the world of CFIUS, international trade and cyber security. First, a few pieces of free advice: One, if you announce an intended acquisition, such as the VW acquisition of Navistar, and the target’s homepage has pictures of military equipment, you should plan to file […]
It was yet another mesmerizing week in the world of CFIUS, international trade and cyber security. While there were several huge stories about the U.S.-China trade skirmish, a small story about a CFIUS matter deserves attention, in that it is instructive about the “new” CFIUS. And this is, after all, […]