Comment: Protecting EB5 Investors and DAPA Alternatives
Today's issue carries two commentaries on Supreme Court decision on DAPA, including a DAPA alternative, a blog the systemic failure to protect EB-5 investors, a blog on victimization of terror victims, a DHS testimony on Visa Overstays, and much more.

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Article: TSI Alternative Now that Supreme Court Halts DAPA. By Brent Renison

Article: TEXAS V UNITED STATES. By Harry DeMell

Blogging: All Checks but No Balances - The Systemic Failure to Protect EB-5 Investors. By Angelo Paparelli

Blogging: Where Terror Victims Are Treated as Terrorists. By Jason Dzubow

Blogging: Two Big Victories For Nationalism And Xenophobia in UK and US. By Roger Algase

News: DHS Testimony before the House Committee on Homeland Security on "Overstaying their Welcome: National Security Risks Posed by Visa Overstays"

Focus: EB-5 Regional Center Roundtable June 28
ILW.COM is pleased to present a monthly telephone seminar series for existing EB-5 Regional Centers and for developers and dealmakers planning to apply for Regional Center designation or establish syndicated EB-5 investments involving multiple investors.

Each 30-minute session is presented at no charge. The sessions feature renowned immigration lawyer, Angelo Paparelli, and invited experts focusing on current developments and best practices in the EB-5 arena from the point of view of Regional Centers and syndicated EB-5 investment entities.

Issues affecting individual investors will also be covered but only from the perspectives of Regional Centers and other EB-5 entities. With this ILW.COM telephone seminar series, Angelo brings to bear his formidable legal talents and immigration thought leadership and suggest solutions to the many vexing problems faced today by Regional Centers and other EB-5 investment entities.

Guest Speaker: Peyman Attari
This month's topic is: The need for independent fiduciary services and insurance coverages to safeguard EB-5 investments and program compliance, while hedging risks of loss.
Date: Tuesday, June 28, Time: 2:00-2:30pm ET
Registration Deadline: 11:00pm (ET), Monday, June 27, 2016

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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Reading
At Home in Two Countries: The Past and Future of Dual Citizenship (Citizenship and Migration in the Americas) by Peter J Spiro - NYU Press (June 7, 2016) - Hardcover: 208 pages, ISBN: 0814785824, $40.00 -

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