Professor Tarrant Mahony discusses the recent passage of the “Foreign Investment Law of the People’s Republic of China” (the “FIL”). The FIL consolidates many recent changes to China’s foreign investment regime, allows for the establishment of foreign investment projects without prior government approval, and addresses issues of intellectual property rights protection and forced technology transfer.

10-Q&A Episode 2: Interview of Doneene K. Damon by Salil Mehra

Prof. Salil Mehra interviews Doneene K. Damon of Richards Layton and Finger

Salil Mehra
Charles Klein Professor of Law and Government
Temple University, James E. Beasley School of Law

Doneene K. Damon
Director, Executive Vice President
Richards Layton and Finger

In the 2019 Fogel Lecture, Dana Trier, former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, urged the audience to give the “grand experiment” of §199A of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (which provides a deduction for qualified business income from pass-through entities) a chance, despite potentially troubling ambiguities.