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Article: Can I Purchase a Regional Center or a Regional Center License? - Does the Final Policy Memorandum Shed Any Light? by Mona Shah and Yi Song

Blogging: OSC Reaches Settlement with Colorado Sheriff by Bruce Buchanan

Blogging: H-1A Regulations Formally Rescinded by Chris Musillo

Blogging: Immigration Activist Ju Hong's Appearance on Democracy Now! by Matthew Kolken

Bloggings by Greg Siskind: White House: We Might Do Things We Cannot Do; Reminder to President Obama: USCIS Has Already Told You How to Stop Deportations

Blogging: Would the Courts Uphold Presidential Power to Limit Deportations? by Roger Algase

News: USCIS Publishes Fact Sheet on E-Verify Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

Focus: The EB-5 Book - 2nd Edition
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    • Introduction By: Matt Gordon
    • Practical Approaches to Lawful Source of Funds Issues By Robert P. Gaffney
    • I-526 Petitions Practice Pointers by Paul Ruby
    • How to Successfully Represent Chinese Investors in EB-5 Cases By Elizabeth Peng
    • I-829 Practice Pointer: Removing Your Investor's Conditions By: Jennifer Hermansky
    • EB-5 Issues: The Investors by Joseph Whalen
    • The EB-5 Attorney as Financial Adviser: A Practical Guide By John Roth
    • Advising Investors (pre-I-526 and post-I-526 approval) By Laura Danielson
    • EB-5 Issues: The Investment By Joseph Whalen
    • Structuring and Market Planning for EB-5 Regional Centers and Their Projects By Jose E. Latour
    • Building Your I-924 Submission Package by Brandon Meyer
    • EB-5 Issues: Regional Centers By Joseph Whalen
    • Tax Counseling for EB-5 Investor Clients Before and After Immigrating to the US: The Tax Implications of Immigration to High Income and High Net Worth Individuals By David Hirson
    • "The Future of the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program from the Perspective of an Immigration Lawyer, or Past Performance is Not Indicative of Future Results." By Daniel B. Lundy
    • EB-5 Issues: Other Issues By Joseph Whalen

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    • Section 4:Memoranda
    • Section 5:Misc.
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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
December 11 - 2:30-3:30pm [EST] - Join USCIS for its next upcoming natio nal engagement to dicuss the upcoming release of new and revised Memorandum of Understanding (MOUs) for E-Verify users. During this engagement, USCIS officials will provide an overview of the revisions made to the existing E-Verify MOUs, and be available to answer questions. To register for this session, please see here: https://public.govdelivery.com/accou...HSCISINVITE_52. Remember to enter your full name and organization.


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