Symposium on Global Markets:

Nationalism and Protectionism: The United States in the International Arena

- in Plano, Texas, USA

The Center for American and International Law
5201 Democracy Drive
Plano, Texas 75024

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Credits:MCLE credit available

Overview

Are we truly at an anti-globalization moment? If we aren’t, then what is happening? If we are, what does it mean for international lawyers and business people and what can history teach us?

What are the implications for cross-border transactions? What do international lawyers need to know? Join private practice lawyers and in-house counsel from more than 20 countries for these important, practical discussions. Leave this program better able to represent clients engaged in international business.

Topics Include:

  • Opening Keynote: Is There Really a New World Order? The impact of regulatory nationalism
  • Panel I: Year Three – What Has Been the Trump Administration’s Impact on Regulatory Compliance?
    • Is Trump Delivering on de-regulation?
    • Managing compliance risks
    • How do small businesses survive?
    • What happens to the whistleblower under Trump?
    • What are the implications of the attack on Amazon?
  • Panel II:  Understanding Trade in 2019
    • What is the Trump Trade Doctrine?
    • What has really changed?
    • What have tariffs accomplished?
    • Is the USMCA a new, “modernized” trade agreement?
    • Plus an update on China
  • Panel III: National Security – Has it Become a Barrier to International Trade and Foreign Investment as Feared?
    • A look at key elements of the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018
    • What deal makers need to know
    • Safeguarding personal data
    • Key reviews and decisions since 2018
  • Panel IV: Climate Diplomacy
    • The Paris Agreement and the Trump Administration
    • Impact of the 2018 U.S. mid-term elections
    • What is the practical impact for an international lawyer?
  • Panel V: The Impact on Relations with Specific Countries and Regions
    • Cuba
    • China and Taiwan
    • Brazil
    • Germany
    • India
    • The African Continent
  • Panel VI: World Perspectives – The View from Outside the U.S.
  • Panel VII: What to look for in the next 12 months
  • Ethics Roundtable
  • Keynote: A Greater Responsibility for International Organizations?

Sponsorship Opportunities

Platinum Level - $7,000 each

  • Recognition in emails sent to thousands of interested counsel and business leaders
  • Recognition on the program website
  • Company/firm logo prominently displayed on the program poster
  • Recognition at the program
  • 10 complimentary registrants at the program

Gold Level - $5,000 each

  • Recognition in emails sent to thousands of interested counsel and business leaders
  • Recognition on the program website
  • Company/firm logo prominently displayed on the program poster
  • Recognition at the program
  • 5 complimentary registrants at the program

Silver Level - $2,500 each

  • Recognition in emails sent to thousands of interested counsel and business leaders
  • Recognition on the program website
  • Company/firm logo prominently displayed on the program poster
  • Recognition at the program
  • 2 complimentary registrants at the program

Please contact Lilly Hogarth at lhogarth@cailaw.org.

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