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Posted in EB-5 Investment, EB-5 Program, Speaking Engagement

Greenberg Traurig attorney, Matthew Galati, recently presented at the AILA Philadelphia Chapter’s 2015 CLE Conference.  Galati provided an overview of pending legislation, discussing AILA’s platform, and outlining the benefits to employers students and investors of the recently introduced  American Entrepreneurship and Investment Act of 2015 and the Immigration Innovation Act of 2015. Galati also addressed… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Immigrant Visa, Speaking Engagement

Last week, Greenberg Traurig EB-5 attorney Kate Kalmykov presented to students at the University of Michigan on the topic of “Post-Graduate Immigration Options with a Focus on the USCIS EB-5 Visa Program.”  The lecture attracted a number of foreign students interested in learning about the various non-immigrant visa and immigrant visa options – with a… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Speaking Engagement, Uncategorized

Earlier this month, attorneys in Greenberg Traurig’s multi-disciplinary EB-5 group held an “EB-5: Green Card Through Investment” seminar in Miami, Florida, for Venezuelan investors interested in utilizing the EB-5 Program. The day-long seminar covered several topics in connection with the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program, including SEC considerations, the immigration process for EB-5 and international tax… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Speaking Engagement

Greenberg Traurig EB-5 attorney Kate Kalmykov recently appeared on The Stoler Report with several EB-5 industry members to discuss the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program. The Stoler Report-New York’s Business Report is a weekly television show airing in New York City that covers trends and developments in the New York metropolitan area real estate industry. On… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Immigrant Visa, Speaking Engagement

Last week, Greenberg Traurig EB-5 attorney Ali Brodie presented to students at Columbia University in New York on the topic of “Post-Graduate Immigration Options with a Focus on the USCIS EB-5 Visa Program.”  EB-5 team members Sylvia Sobczyk and Joanna Jiang also attended the seminar.  The lecture attracted a number of foreign students interested in… Continue Reading

Posted in Speaking Engagement

Earlier this month, several members from Greenberg Traurig’s EB-5 team attended EB5 Investors magazine’s Las Vegas EB-5 Conference featuring keynote speaker Congressman Jared Polis, Chair of the NewDem Coalition’s Immigration Task Force. At the conference, EB-5 attorney Laura Reiff moderated a panel discussion entitled ” EB-5 Program Advocacy: How the Program Could Change in 2014… Continue Reading

Posted in Speaking Engagement

Greenberg Traurig EB-5 attorney Laura Reiff is slated to present at EB5Investors Magazine’s 2014 Las Vegas Conference on Saturday, March 8th at the Encore Resort Las Vegas. The conference features Keynote Speaker Congressman Jared Polis, Chair of the NewDem Coalition’s Immigration Task Force, and a Breakfast Keynote Address by Steve Hill, Executive Director at the Nevada… Continue Reading

Posted in Events, Speaking Engagement

The Greenberg Traurig EB-5 team will sponsor the 2014 Invest in America Summit and Exhibition, scheduled for March 22nd and 23rd in Shanghai, China at the Jing An Shangri-la Hotel. The event welcomes U.S. investment projects, regional centers, real estate brokerage firms, franchises, private equity and venture capital companies, financial services, attorneys, CPAs, international trade… Continue Reading

Posted in Speaking Engagement

Greenberg Traurig has been selected to serve as the United States co-host for the U.S. Investment Immigration Forum 2014 Conference in Shenzhen, China. The conference is scheduled for March 17– 19th at the Ming Wah Int’l Convention Centre, and promises to attract  EB-5 industry leaders from around the globe, including regional center representatives, U.S. immigration… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Speaking Engagement

GT Immigration attorney Kate Kalmykov will serve as a co-panelist at the 2014 AILA Midyear/Winter CLE Conference: Strategies in Advising and Processing Entrepreneur & Investor Visas on January 24, 2014. The “EB-5 Essentials Panel” includes Bernard Wolfsdorf, AILA Past President, and Nicolai Hinrichsen, Partner in the Immigration Department of Miller Mayer, and will examine both stand-alone and… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Immigrant Investor, Marketing, Speaking Engagement

GT Immigration attorney Kate Kalmykov will serve as a co-panelist at an EB-5 Immigrant Investor Panel and Luncheon entitled “Putting Together the Pieces of EB-5” on December 18th from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. at the Greenberg Traurig New York Office. Co-panelists include Andy Feinberg of Ackman-Ziff and Genevieve Roman of Extell New York Regional Center, with… Continue Reading

Posted in Speaking Engagement

This week, attorney Ali Brodie spoke at the Colorado Hotel and Lodging Association (CHLA) Annual Conference and Trade Show on “Immigration Update, Intro to EB-5 & Tips on Keeping ICE off your Tailgate”. The conference focused on the economy of Colorado and boasted more than 500 in attendance with speakers and representatives from a wide… Continue Reading

Posted in Immigrant Investor, Speaking Engagement

The N Group, a hospitality business solutions company, is hosting “What is EB-5?” on October 10th from 6:30 – 10:00 p.m. at The Capital Club in Dubai. The event will highlight various components of the EB-5 Immigrant Investor program and provide a forum for networking with EB-5 professionals. Kate Kalmykov will serve as a guest panelist alongside other… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Immigrant Investor, Regional Center, Speaking Engagement

Greenberg Traurig, LLP will host the eighth event of the 2013 National EB-5 Finance Seminar Tour in Chicago on Tuesday, October 8th. The seminar will expose participants to a unique alternative financing opportunity for projects that lend themselves to the EB-5 immigrant investor program. The seminar includes a panel of attorneys in Greenberg Traurig’s Business… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Securities Law, Speaking Engagement

On Tuesday, Kate Kalmykov served on a panel entitled “How To Use EB-5 Financing In A Credit Restricted Market” at a sold out luncheon with more than 150 attendees at The Harvard Club, hosted by the Mortgage Bankers Association of New York (MBANY). The Real Deal magazine interviewed Kate at the event regarding the EB-5… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, General, Immigrant Investor, Speaking Engagement

The N Group, a hospitality business solutions company, is hosting “What is EB-5?” on October 10th from 6:30 – 10:00 p.m. at The Address hotel in Dubai. The event will highlight various components of the EB-5 Immigrant Investor program and provide a forum for networking with EB-5 professionals. Greenberg Traurig is designated counsel to the… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, General, Speaking Engagement

From October 6th -10th Laura Reiff and Kate Kalmykov will be traveling in Dubai to attend EB-5 industry meetings, conferences and events. During the trip, they will represent Greenberg Traurig’s EB-5 team as an exhibitor at Cityscape Global 2013. The exhibition and conference is the largest international real estate development and investment event in The… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Speaking Engagement

A team of Greenberg Traurig lawyers and EB-5 specialists led by Kate Kalmykov have been travelling through China and Vietnam over the last several weeks discussing the EB-5 immigrant investor program with clients and potential investors.  Please email EB5OPTIONS@GTLAW.COM for more information on services offered abroad by GT’s EB-5 team.

Posted in EB-5 Program, Regional Center, Speaking Engagement

Attorney Kate Kalmykov will serve as a panelist at a luncheon hosted by the Mortgage Bankers Association of New York (MBANY) entitled “How To Use EB-5 Financing In A Credit Restricted Market”. The event will be held on Tuesday, September 10th from noon to 2 p.m. at the Harvard Club on 35 West 44th Street…. Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Immigrant Investor, Regional Center, Speaking Engagement

Greenberg Traurig, LLP will host the seventh event of the 2013 National EB-5 Finance Seminar Tour in Los Angeles on Thursday, September 26th. The seminar will expose participants to a unique alternative financing opportunity for projects that lend themselves to the EB-5 immigrant investor program. The seminar includes a panel of attorneys in Greenberg Traurig’s… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Speaking Engagement

Greenberg Traurig had the most representatives of any law firm at the EB5Investors.com 2013 Southern California conference. The EB-5 conference took place Monday, July 15, at the Balboa Bay Club & Resort in Newport Beach, California. The conference is the premier EB-5 stakeholder and dealmaker conference each year. In addition to the organizers, our own… Continue Reading

Posted in EB-5 Program, Speaking Engagement

Attorney Kate Kalmykov was recently interviewed on Vietnamese-focused television station VIETFACE TV (VFTV). VFTV is a U.S.-based business that broadcasts 24 hours a day, including news, entertainment, talk shows, documentaries, reality programming and community programming. In the interview, Kalmykov discussed recent trends and developments of the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program. Images from the interview are… Continue Reading

Posted in Immigrant Investor, Regional Center, Securities Law, Speaking Engagement

Greenberg Traurig, LLP will host the sixth event of the 2013 National EB-5 Finance Seminar Tour in Denver on Wednesday, July 31st. The seminar will expose participants to a unique alternative financing opportunity for projects that lend themselves to the EB-5 immigrant investor program. A panel of attorneys in Greenberg Traurig’s Immigration & Compliance Practice… Continue Reading