New York, NY, June 04, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today William E. Turner II, Partner, Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: : “Mandatory Reporting Requirements for Certain New Foreign Direct Investments in the US in 2015 Explored! LIVE Webcast” This event is scheduled for June 5, 2015 @ 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (ET).
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About William E. Turner II
Will has 20 years of experience advising clients in capitalization and finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and securities matters. He provides counsel to a number of non-U.S. companies and their U.S. subsidiaries and assists investors in venture capital and other investments. Will also has formed and advised numerous services- and capital-based limited liability companies, limited partnerships and other business entities.
About Barack Ferrazzano Kirschbaum & Nagelberg LLP
Since 1984, Barack Ferrazzano has provided a wide range of business-oriented legal services to some of the most respected and well-known companies in the United States and around the world. All of our lawyers share the same vision: to provide the highest quality of service offered by the most well-regarded large firms with the cultural and financial advantages of a smaller one. Our 40-attorney Corporate & Securities Group represents public and privately held domestic and international companies, as well as investors and boards of directors, in a wide variety of corporate and securities law matters. The firm has been a strategic legal business partner to some of the most respected companies around the world, with clients spanning an array of industries including financial institutions, luxury goods, retailing, manufacturing, motor vehicle, transportation, wine and spirits, energy and high technology.
KC Event Synopsis
In late 2014, the Department of Commerce Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) re-instated the Mandatory Reporting Requirements for New Foreign Direct Investment in the United States (BE-13). The form is used to gather data on the acquisition, establishment, and expansion of U.S. businesses owned or controlled by greater than 10 percent by foreign investors. The information will be used for statistical analysis, research, and modeling purposes, and all reported data will be presented without disclosing the identity of individual investors.
In this two hour, live Webcast, a panel of thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with an over-view and in-depth discussion of the mandatory reporting requirements.
Key topics include:
U.S. Foreign Direct Investment – An Overview
Reporting Requirements of the New Foreign Direct Investment
Determining a Foreign Direct Investment
Mandatory Reporting Process
Information Used for Statistical Purposes
BEA Survey Requirements
Identifying Affected Transactions
Qualified and Eligible Person for Filing
Sanctions for Violations of the Requirements
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. For further details, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org.