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The entire ILW team wishes all a happy, healthy, and safe 2017. We have great things in store for our readers and supporters - workshops, new publications, expos and, of course, the latest immigration stories. Here's to a wonderful year ahead for you and yours! 2017 is shaping up to be an eventful year for our nation's immigration system--we look forward to covering it thoroughly for you. Share your thoughts by writing to

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Focus: Korea EB-5 Expo

Seoul, South Korea - April 10, 2017

ILW offers limited EB-5 exhibition opportunities at the Korea EB5 Expo

Info on Korea:

  • Third largest EB-5 market in the world, 200 investments per year
  • Korea is very close geographically to China, so jet lag is minimized and productive time is maximized
  • Korea has an agent structure similar to China (but lower cost than China)

Korea EB-5 Expo:
  • You will meet licensed Korean Agents. You will speak on a panel to the assembled Korean agents.
  • Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards. Interpreters will be available at additional charge (or you can provide your own).
  • The Expo hall will include a seminar theater with booths at the back of the room. Korean agents visit booths and attend the seminars.

Price: $3,999 - Combo Discount and Early Bird Discount Available. Early Bird Deadline: January 25, 2017

Special offer for Immigration Attorneys: Speaking opportunities only $199

For more info please call (212)545-0818 or email or click here.

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