Tag Archives: construction

Clients, Investors and Developers in Construction and Infrastructure Sectors: Join Us for This FIDIC COVID-19 Webinar on May 28, 2020

COVID19 brought out to light various vulnerabilities in different realms of our lives. Some business and industry sectors have become especially fragile due to an unexpected, unrelenting and active pandemic. Please join our trade practitioner, José María Viñals, for the FIDIC (international Federation of Consulting Engineers) COVID-19 webinar series focusing on “Clients, investors and developers’ … Continue Reading

CFIUS Filing Clearance: Boral Limited and Headwaters Incorporated

Status:  Clearance   Acquirer:  Boral Limited (Australia) Acquired:  Headwaters Incorporated (US) Value:  US$2.6 billion Industry:  Construction Materials   UPDATE:  In relation to the November 20, 2016 Agreement and Plan of Merger between Headwaters, Inc., and Boral Limited, an Australian corporation, Headwaters disclosed in its recent quarterly regulatory filing that “the parties satisfied the CFIUS closing … Continue Reading

Obama Administration Lifts Sanctions on Sudan

On Tuesday, January 17, 2017, the Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) will publish in the Federal Register a far-reaching amendment to its Sudanese Sanctions Regulations (SSR), 31 CFR Part 538. While styled as a “general license,” the amendment will have the practical effect of terminating the embargo of Sudan that the US … Continue Reading