Third National Forum on CFIUS and Team Telecom

Ivan A. Schlager

Washington, D.C. partner Ivan Schlager participated in American Conference Institute's Third National Forum on CFIUS and Team Telecom in Washington, D.C. on February 1. Mr. Schlager co-chaired and spoke at a session titled "The Pre-Filing Process and Delays: Key Considerations to Embed Into Your Pre-Acquisition Planning and Decision to File." The panel discussed assessing the risk of undue transaction delays, developing a broader strategy for managing CFIUS and other regulatory approvals processes, how deal documentation is changing in response to more investigations and mitigation requirements, consulting with CFIUS at the pre-filing stage, how CFIUS can help to address timing considerations, and incorporating CFIUS considerations into the transaction, financing structures and timetable.