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Oct 28, 2019

Matthew Galati To Represent Green and Spiegel LLC at the Seattle 2019 IIUSA Industry Forum

Matthew Galati

GandS Twitter EB-5 Industry Forum 

Each year IIUSA hosts the EB-5 Industry Forum, an EB-5 conference which focuses on business development and education across the globe. Over 300 EB-5 professionals will get together to discuss the future of the EB-5 industry. The 2019 IIUSA Industry Forum will be held from October 28-30 in Seattle, Washington. Immigration attorney Matthew Galati will represent Green and Spiegel LLC as he joins Breakout 4, USCIS Policy & Actions: Living in a World of Adjudication Backlogs, RFEs, and NOIDs panel on Tuesday, October 29th at 3:30pm. Matthew will discuss cutting edge EB-5 litigation, including a recent lawsuit filed against USCIS stemming from unreasonable I-526 delays.

Matthew joins fellow panelists Joseph Barnett of Wolfsdorf Rosenthal, Marisa Marconi of Pinnacle Plan Writing, and John Pratt of Kurzban KurzbanTetzeli & Pratt. These speakers were chosen given their knowledge and experience in EB-5 industry. This discussion will focus on current adjudication timing, USCIS processing times, comprehensive and credible business plans, impermissible debt arrangements, what can be done about misappropriated EB-5 capital, source of funds issues, and project filings to meet the Nov. 21, 2019 new regulations deadline.

To register or for more information about the event, visit www.iiusa.org/seattle2019.


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