Merger Enforcement in the Trump Administration: Navigating Antitrust and CFIUS Clearance in a Time of Uncertainty

A Steptoe-sponsored Event
March 22, 2017

Please join Steptoe's Antitrust and International Regulation & Compliance lawyers on Wednesday, March 22 for a complimentary webinar discussing antitrust and the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) in the Trump Administration.


Wednesday, March 22, 2017


10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. ET
(Click here for the time in your area)

If you would like to receive a link to the recording of the webinar, please let us know by requesting a copy here. 

Featured Panelists include:

  • Stephen Heifetz, Partner, Steptoe
  • Ed Schwartz, Partner, Steptoe
  • Caroline Holland, former Chief Counsel for Competition Policy and Intergovernmental Relations, US Department of Justice Antitrust Division

Topics for discussion include:

  • Trump Administration antitrust appointments and what they mean for merging parties
  • Friction between campaign statements and reality
  • White House influence over antitrust merger enforcement
  • Ability to obtain clearance under Trump vs. clearance under Obama
  • Background of CFIUS
  • Changes through different administrations
  • Foreign Investment in the Trump Administration

CLE credit is pending in AZ, CA, NY, and VA.