CFIUS and FIRRMA: What You Need to Know

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In this episode, Akin Gump international trade partners Tatman Savio and Christian Davis discuss the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. (CFIUS) and how the new Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act (FIRRMA) reforms and expands CFIUS’s reach and authority.

Among the topics covered:

  • the why and how of CFIUS’s reform
  • phased implementation of FIRRMA
  • FIRRMA’s impact on Chinese investors.

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