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Acquisition of U.S. companies by foreign nationals

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Telecommunications, Consumer Protection, and Finance.

Acquisition of U.S. companies by foreign nationals

hearings before the Subcommittee on Telecommunications, Consumer Protection, and Finance of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, first session, on H. Con Res. 59 ... H.R. 1294 ... February 26 and April 2, 1981.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Telecommunications, Consumer Protection, and Finance.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Securities -- United States.,
  • Investments, Foreign -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Margins (Security trading) -- United States.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 277 p. ;
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17798663M

    In , however, only eight years later, foreign investment in the U.S. had skyrocketed to nearly #41 billion, about half of it in acquisition of U.S. firms. Foreign acquisitions of U.S. companies grew from 20 in to in The tables had turned an Americans were worried.   The CFIUS regulations define a foreign government-controlled transaction as “any covered transaction that could result in control of a U.S. business by a foreign government or by a person controlled by or acting on behalf of a foreign government.” (31 C.F.R. ) In reviewing foreign government-controlled transactions, among the factors. From Anheuser-Busch and Citgo to Good Humor and 7-Eleven, many companies have significant foreign ownership, despite being considered U.S. companies. But in the media and telecommunications realm, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) hasn’t been the least bit shy in voicing its wariness of, and almost aversion to, even non-controlling. The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) of , as amended, has been the recent focus of U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and SEC Enforcement and has resulted in significant risk and penalty/violation costs to companies, not to mention the exposure of directors to personal liability.


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Acquisition of U.S. companies by foreign nationals by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Telecommunications, Consumer Protection, and Finance. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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