No matter what the type of organization, playing an active role in the political decision-making process and policy formation is no longer a luxury—it is an imperative.
Brownstein attorney Travis Norton joins Strategic Advisor Mark Begich to provide an overview on the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) and how the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act (FIRRMA), currently moving through Congress, could expand the national security concerns that CFIUS is authorized to review. They also cover how CFIUS engages with export control laws, the regulatory work CFIUS will need to undertake if FIRRMA becomes law and the bipartisan concern in Congress to protect national security interests.
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Chris Guillen’s multifaceted practice spans all areas of water and land use. He represents clients in water rights and other water-related litigation and counsels clients on water transactions, compliance with state regulations including the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) and water right permitting issues. His clients range from public water agencies, to corporations and private property owners. Chris also represents various landowners, developers and energy companies in land use-related issues, including navigating the permitting process and compliance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). Prior to joining the firm, Chris practiced complex litigation at a large international law firm.
CEQA News You Can Use - Vol. 3, Issue 1
Brownstein Client Alert, February 1, 2018
Handling Water Rights Disputes: Adjudication Procedures and Litigation Tips
Speaker, Water Rights in California Seminar, National Business Institute, San Luis Obispo, January 23, 2018
Brownstein Water: Current Trends in Water Law & PolicyContributor
CEQA News You Can Use - Vol. 2, Issue 2Brownstein Client Alert, July 20, 2017
Five Things to Know About the State Water Resources Control Board’s Draft Climate Change ResolutionCo-author, Brownstein Client Alert, Feb. 21, 2017
Member, Urban Land Institute (Los Angeles)
Member, Groundwater Resources Association of California