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Latham & Watkins LLP

555 ELEVENTH STREET, NW, SUITE 1000, WASHINGTON DC 20004-1304, USA
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Work +1 202 637 2200
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Fax +1 202 637 2201
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Jarrett S. Taubman

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Work +1.202.637.1047
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Latham & Watkins LLP

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Jarrett S. Taubman is counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins, where he represents providers of telecommunications, media, Internet and other communications services (and their investors) before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), state public utilities commissions and various courts. Mr. Taubman assists clients in implementing strategies to facilitate the development of favorable regulatory policy, structuring transactions and securing required regulatory consents, and ensuring ongoing compliance with complex regulatory requirements. Much of his practice involves the navigation of the complex legal and policy issues raised by the advent of broadband services. Mr. Taubman also represents both communications and non-communications clients before the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), a multi-agency group with the statutory authority to review and block proposed US investments by non-US sources, and the Defense Security Service.  

Position

jarretttaubman@lwcom

Career

http://www.lw.com/people/Jarrett-Taubman


United States: Dispute resolution

International trade

Within: International trade

Co-headed by Les Carnegie, William McGlone and Sarah Nappi, Latham & Watkins LLP’s 13-partner team provides ‘helpful and responsive’ trade compliance advice to an impressive cadre of clients including The Carlyle Group, Osram and United Technologies. Carnegie has ‘in-depth knowledge of export matters’ and alongside McGlone represents the International Committee of the Red Cross on its compliance obligations under US sanctions and US export controls - work which includes advising on how to deliver swift assistance to persons caught up in conflict zones including Syria, Sudan, and Crimea. Edward Shapiro assists both US target businesses and foreign acquirers with securing national security approval for their transactions; he recently acted for Germany-based global lighting manufacturer Osram in obtaining CFIUS clearance for its €400m sale of the Ledvance business to a consortium including China-based Yiwu Harmony Core Investment partnership and MLS. ‘Very knowledgeable’ counsel Jarrett Taubman also regularly handles CFIUS matters.

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