Special Breakfast Program on CFIUS, Featuring Treasury Department’s Aimen Mir
June 29, 2016 | 8:30 a.m.
Holland & Knight
Light breakfast will be served
(doors open at 8:00 a.m.)
The Washington Foreign Law Society along with the American Society of International Law, ABA Section of International Law, and DC Bar International Law Section presents a special breakfast program with Aimen Mir, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Investment Security at the Treasury Department. Aimen will discuss and answer questions about the process followed by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) in its reviews of transactions involving foreign investment in the United States. The Investment Security office is not only responsible for the implementation of Treasury’s responsibilities as Chair of the CFIUS, but also leads Treasury’s open investment initiatives and dialogues with other countries as they relate to foreign investment review processes. A moderated discussion will track the 2009 OECD Guidelines for Recipient Country Investment Policies Relating to National Security.
The program will be off the record.
Special Guest Speaker:
Aimen Mir is Deputy Assistant Secretary for Investment Security, International Affairs,
at the Treasury Department.
James D. Harris, former Assistant General Counsel, Defense Security Service;
Senior Counsel, Holland & Knight.
The program will include a light breakfast.
Fees are $10.00 for WFLS members and $15.00 for those non-members.
Advance registration is required.
Guests should arrive at Holland & Knight by 8:15 a.m. as the program will start promptly at 8:30 a.m.