Deal Risk in M&A: CFIUS, OFAC & Other Washington Alphabet Soup

28 April 2017
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, 375 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611


Practice Areas


• Obtaining CFIUS, OFAC and other U.S. and foreign agency or governmental approvals
• Antitrust risks
• Opinions required to close
• How risks get into the contract and affect the break-up fee

Session Chair
Ivan A. Schlager, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, Washington, DC

Leigh T. Hansson, Reed Smith LLP, London
Peter Thomas, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, Washington, DC