Looking Ahead on China: Engaging in Strategic Compliance through Geopolitical Analysis

A June 3, 2021 Executive Order (see our post here) designated 59 Chinese companies in which U.S. companies are prohibited from buying or selling securities. According to the Biden administration, those companies “threaten the security or democratic values of the United States and [its] allies.” That statement encapsulates the trend of regulation, in the United States and in China, as the countries confront one another in a struggle for technological dominance....
By: Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP