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November 30, 2015

Key EB-5 Issues Contained in the Senate Comprehensive Immigration Bill Introduced on April 17, 2013

April 17th marked the release of the 844 page Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013. The comprehensive immigration reform bill was spearheaded by the “Gang of Eight” – namely Senators Rubio, Flake, McCain, Graham, Schumer, Menendez, Bennet and Durbin – and includes various immigration provisions including a number of positive changes to the EB-5 program. Please read GT’s overview of the key EB-5 provisions on the website at:

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Laura Foote Reiff, Greenberg Traurig, business immigration lawyer, foreign company legal counsel, immigrant compliance attorney, targeted employment law
Northern Virginia Co-Managing Shareholder; Co-Chair, Business Immigration & Compliance Practice; Co-Chair, Global Human Capital Solutions

Laura Foote Reiff focuses her practice on business immigration laws and regulations affecting U.S. and foreign companies, as well as related employment compliance and legislative issues.

Laura advises corporations on a variety of compliance-related issues, particularly related to Form I-9 alien employment verification matters. Laura has been involved in audits and internal investigations and has successfully minimized monetary exposure as well as civil and criminal liabilities on behalf of her clients. She develops immigration compliance...