Comment: The EB-5 Summit Chicago - Final Deadline

The EB-5 Summit For
Attorneys and Developers will be
held on Friday, October 12 in Chicago, IL. The final registration deadline is Monday, October 8th. The speakers will be David Hirson, Ira Azulay, Michael Gibson, Jared Leung, Daniel Lundy, Anna Morzy, Susan L. Pilcher and Clem Turner. The curriculum is as follows:

Morning Session For Investor's Counsel

  • Lawfully Advising on Project Choices

  • 526 Petitions and Source of Funds Issues

  • 829 Petitions and Documenting Job Creation

  • Ethical Considerations in EB-5 Practice (1.0 EPR Credit)

Lunch Presentation

Afternoon Session For Regional Centers and Regional Center Counsel
Economist Panel

  • Economist Issues: TEAs, Job Creation Models, Tenant Occupancy Issues

  • Marketing Projects in Compliance with U.S. Securities Law

  • Developing the 924 Petition

  • Projects, Project Selection and Marketing Experiences From an Established Regional Center I

  • Legally and Effectively Marketing Projects Domestically and Abroad

Material included in the registration price is the newly released The EB-5 Book ($499 value)

Sponsorship Opportunities Available

For details on curriculum, speaker bios, and registration information,
please see: For the fax form,
see here.
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Tuesday, October 9 is the deadline for the Thursday, October 11 phone session of "Removal Practice: Cutting Edge Strategies and Developments for 2012 " with Lory Rosenberg, Jeff Joseph, Michelle Mendez, Isaac Wheeler and others to be announced. The curriculum is as follows:

  • Chaidez v. U.S. - Padilla, post-conviction relief and retroactivity
  • Descamp v. U.S. - modified categorical approach and elements of the offense
  • Silva-Trevino v. DHS - categorical approach and Crime Involving Moral Turpitude

Tuesday, October 9 is the deadline to sign up.
For more info, including speakers bios, detailed curriculum, and registration information, please see: Online: Fax form:

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