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Senate Committee holds Hearing on Advanced Reactors, With Amy Roma Testifying

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On March 25, the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources held a hearing entitled “The Latest Developments in the Nuclear Energy Sector with a Focus on Ways to Maintain and Expand the Use of Nuclear Energy in the...more

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Honeywell Suffers Cyber-Attack

Aerospace and energy equipment manufacturer Honeywell has reportedly been hit with a cyber-attack in the form of a malware intrusion that disrupted some of its information technology systems....more

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Aerospace & Defense Insights | Roadmap for False Claims Act enforcement in 2021

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The federal government’s recoveries from investigations and cases involving the False Claims Act (FCA) fell in fiscal year (FY) 2020 to US$2.2 billion from US$3.05 billion in FY2019. However, with an influx of approximately...more

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Biden executive order kicks off government-wide review of supply chains

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On 24 February 2021, President Biden issued an Executive Order (EO) that launches an examination of America’s supply chains. See EO No. 14017, 86 Fed. Reg. 11849 (Feb. 24, 2021). The Administration’s ultimate goal is...more

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How a New Era in Antitrust Enforcement May Impact Government Contractors

With a new presidential administration promising vigorous antitrust enforcement, and a new Democratic majority in Congress seeking to make drastic changes to U.S. antitrust laws, the technology and healthcare industries have...more

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Financial Daily Dose 2.23.2021 | Top Story: SoftBank Nears Deal With WeWork’s Neumann for $500M Share Purchase

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Ousted eccentric WeWork co-founder and CEO Adam Neumann is reportedly closing in on a deal with SoftBank that would shave about $500 million (roughly half) off the total Masa Son would pay to buy Neumann’s shares. ...more

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M&A Pre-Flight Check: Avoiding Common Issues in Aerospace & Defense Acquisitions

As anyone who follows the industry can tell you, mergers and acquisitions activity in the aerospace and defense industry has remained robust over the past decade. In 2019 alone, there were 460 corporate acquisitions in this...more

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Aerospace and Defense - Insights Bribery and Corruption Outlook 2021

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Aerospace, defense, and government services – tighter control ahead - 2020 was an eventful year for companies in the aerospace, defense, and government services (ADG) sector. The industry saw arguably the largest...more

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Federal Support for Defense Uses of Advanced Nuclear

Summary of the EO - On January 12, 2021, former President Trump issued an EO on Promoting Small Modular Reactors for National Defense and Space Exploration. The EO directs the Department of Energy (DOE), Department of...more

McDermott Will & Emery

[Webinar] Restructuring Webinar Series - Restructuring in the airline and aerospace sectors - February 18th, 2:00 pm EST

Recent shutdowns and travel bans have had a devastating impact on the airline and aerospace industries. This session will be an engaging discussion between legal, restructuring and M&A experts that will discuss key...more

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Outer Space Real Estate Wars May Signal a Beginning of Outer Space Privacy Disputes

A recent article from CNN reported on SpaceX and Amazon sparring over their competing satellite-based internet business. The article reports that at the center of the dispute is “a recent attempt by SpaceX to modify its...more

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Dentons Flashpoint - January 19, 2021

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In This Edition - Key Takeaways President-elect Biden’s transition team is outlining plans to reverse many of President Trump’s policies during the first 10 days of the new administration. Last year, the number of people...more

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Qatar Financial Centre Issues New Tax Exemption for Defense and Security Companies

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The Qatar Financial Centre Authority ("QFCA") Tax Department have issued a Concessionary Statement of Practice (the "Statement") providing for an exemption to Qatar Financial Centre ("QFC") companies performing contracts in...more

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How can drones contribute to a smart city? Overview of their use and their legality in Canada

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As drones and the related technologies become more sophisticated, new use cases continue to emerge. This is particularly true in connected ecosystems, where engaging drones can supercharge information sharing. Weaving drones...more

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The Next Four Years of FCPA Enforcement: What to Expect From the Biden Administration

Contrary to some expectations, the Trump Administration Department of Justice imposed record penalties under the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act from 2017 through 2020. But in each of those years, fewer and fewer new FCPA...more

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The Boeing 737 MAX is Back – What is the Impact for Manufacturers?

It is hard to move the news cycle beyond vaccine updates, but this week brought such news. The aerospace industry received the announcement that many were expecting for a long time. The FAA has decided to allow Boeing to...more

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Election 2020 Snapshot: Helping our aerospace and defense clients make sense of the U.S. election results

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Election 2020 Snapshot: Helping our aerospace and defense (A&D) clients make sense of the U.S. election - The election of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States likely will result in significant shifts in U.S....more

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Job Creation Law: The impact of the enactment of the Job Creation Act on businesses in the aviation sector

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The Job Creation Act Law No.11 of 2020 (“Job Creation Act”), also known as the Omnibus Law, which was enacted and came into effect on 2 November 2020, is a breakthrough. It acts as a comprehensive law that governs and amends...more

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Overview of the UAE’s Export Control Regime

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This LawFlash provides a timely overview of the UAE’s export control regime as domestic defence-industrial manufacturing capabilities continue to mature, and the UAE pursues new defence export opportunities....more

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Aerospace and Defense Insights - New Department of Defense rules significantly heighten cybersecurity compliance requirements

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Through Aerospace and Defense Insights, we share with you the top legal and political issues affecting the aerospace and defense (A&D) industry. Our A&D industry team monitors the latest developments to help our clients stay...more

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CFIUK? The UK Brings Heavier Scrutiny to Its Foreign Investment Reviews

The UK government has now made a show of force in its foreign direct investment (FDI) reviews. For the first time, the UK Secretary of State issued an order to prevent a transaction for raising public interest...more

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The Cape Town Convention in Qatar – what you need to know

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Qatar recently acceded to the Convention on International Interests on Mobile Equipment 2001, together with the Aircraft Equipment Protocol (Cape Town). To date, 80 states globally are contracting states and many of these...more

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Flying through the storm: COVID-19 – state aid and other EU competition law updates

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The coronavirus pandemic has caused significant disruption to the economy, but few industries have felt the devastating impact as much as aviation. The widening travel restrictions and the plunge in demand for flights has led...more

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CORSIA – Airline carbon emissions – recent updates

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The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) is currently finalising a global market-based measure, the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA), to reduce international civil...more

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[Webinar] Private Equity Investment in the Aerospace & Defense Market - July 22nd, 2:00 pm ET

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Please join us on July 22 for a discussion on the state of private equity investment in the aerospace and defense market, hosted by the Connecticut District Export Council (affiliated with the U.S. Department of Commerce). ...more

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