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2014 EB-5 Investors & Regional Centers CLE Conference

August 22– 23, 2014
Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA

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The EB-5 Conference for Experts and “Explorers”

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EB5 Experienced in EB-5? For attorneys representing individual investors and regional centers, this comprehensive conference covers both practical, "how to" information and cutting-edge issues, including TEAs, Econometric Models, Securities Compliance, Exit Strategies, Regional Center Affiliations, and others.

Exploring EB-5? For attorneys looking into the dynamic EB-5 practice area, this step-by-step program is perfect if you want to break into or advance in this important practice area.

Over a dozen panels lead by renowned EB-5 attorneys, and featuring economists and securities lawyers, will offer advanced insight into disciplines core to practicing in this important and evolving field. The "Hot Topics" session will address the latest in USCIS's application of the comprehensive EB-5 May 2013 Policy Memo as well as EB-5 Program changes on the horizon. Experts will be on hand after for an open Q&A, and during networking breaks to answer one-on-one questions.

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This conference was presented live on August 22-23, 2014 in Chicago IL.

Course Materials

Immigration Options for Investors & Entrepreneurs, 3rd Ed.Each attendee will receive a free ($199 value) printed copy of Immigration Options for Investors & Entrepreneurs, 3rd Ed., as the conference handbook. Released in conjunction with the 2014 EB-5 Conference, the new edition covers immigration law considerations for attorneys representing investors and entrepreneurs. In particular, the book provides a comprehensive treatment of the rapidly growing EB-5 practice area in light of the USCIS Entrepreneur-in-Residence Initiative. The book provides everything attorneys need to successfully represent clients in this highly specialized area, including a large selection of practice tools, how-to pieces, and case study materials. The strategies, analyses, and practice pointers included in this book will help practitioners identify potential benefits based on investment, prepare petitions, and counsel clients in difficult circumstances. Read more.

Registration & Pricing

  Early Bird
(Until 07/24/14)
Advance Date
(After 07/24/14)
AILA Members/Member's Paralegals $655.00 $715.00
Law Student Members $455.00 $515.00
Nonmember Attorneys $855.00 $915.00
Nonmember Law Students $555.00 $615.00

Online registration ends August 19, 2014. On-site registration will be available.

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CLE Credit

AILA has filed for MCLE and specialized credit in appropriate jurisdictions. Eligible participants can receive up to 14.5 CLE credits, including 1 ethics credit depending on the jurisdiction. To receive CLE credit, attorneys must record sessions attended and the CLE codes provided via webCLE. Live attendance must be recorded by Monday, September 1, 2014. This deadline does not apply to the CD or Download formats. More information on specific approvals will be available closer to the conference date.

Hotel & Travel

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel
221 N. Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

AILA Room Rate:
  • $209.00 Single/Double, plus applicable taxes. SOLD OUT (Please call the hotel or check on-line for the current best available rate)

To reserve your room, please either use their:
Online Reservation System
Or Call the hotel phone reservation number:
1(800)333-3333 or (312) 565-5258
(Please ask for AILA EB5 Conference rate)

The following is a list of hotels within walking distance to the conference hotel. AILA does not have a group rate contracted with them so please contact the hotels for the current best available rate.

Fairmont Chicago, 200 N. Columbus Drive, Phone: (312) 565-8000,
Swissotel Chicago, 323 E. Upper Wacker Drive, Phone: (312) 565-0565,
Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 E. Upper Wacker Drive, Phone: (312) 565-1234,
Hard Rock Hotel Chicago, 230 N. Michigan Avenue, Phone: (312) 345-1000,
Hotel Monaco Chicago, 225 N. Wabash Avenue, Phone: (312) 960-8500,
Sheraton Hotel and Towers, 301 E. North Water Street, Phone: (312) 464-1000,

Cancellation Policy

After July 24, 2014, the advance/onsite rate applies. We will mail registration materials in advance to anyone who has registered as of July 24, 2014. If you register after this date you must pick up your registration materials on-site. We encourage you to register by the early-bird deadline to avoid on-site delays. Cancellations received by July 24, 2014, entitle registrants to a full refund (less $50 processing fee). No cancellation requests will be accepted after July 24, 2014, but the conference materials will be made available to all registrants. All cancellations must be in writing.

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