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Robert Hardy Authors Chapter on Foreign Investment Review in Lexology Getting The Deal Through

Greenberg Traurig, LLP Amsterdam Local Partner Dr. Robert Hardy authored the Netherlands chapter on Foreign Investment Review in Lexology Getting The Deal Through quick reference guide. This guide enables side-by-side comparison of local insights, law, policy and relevant authorities; procedure, including thresholds and timelines; substantive assessment, including interagency and international consultation, remedies and rights of challenge and appeal; relevant recent case law; and other recent trends.

The chapter covers the following:

  • the Dutch government’s policies and practices regarding oversight and review of foreign investment;
  • the main laws that directly or indirectly regulate acquisitions and investments by foreign nationals and investors on the basis of the national interest;
  • officials or bodies that are the competent authorities to review mergers or acquisitions on national interest grounds;
  • the procedure for obtaining national interest clearance of transactions and other investments; and
  • the powers the authorities have to prohibit or interfere with a transaction.

This chapter was originally published on Lexology and is reproduced with the permission of the publishers.


To read the full chapter, "Foreign Investment Review - The Netherlands," click the media link below.