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Michael Harris’ Great Article on Obtaining EB-5 Regional Center Status

Michael Harris, my friend, longtime collaborator, and former Padawan has written a comprehensive article on the pros and cons of establishing or acquiring an EB-5 Regional Center...MUST reading for all you developers out there being seduced by the sweet siren song of U.S. immigration attorneys promi...

Jose E. Latour Jun 05, 2013

St. Kitt’s Passport Investment Program: Park Hyatt Groundbreaking!

Harvey Law Group (HLG) founder Jean-Francois Harvey and I will be joining the team from Dubai-based Range Development in beautiful St. Kitts next week to celebrate the groundbreaking of Range's spectacular Park Hyatt St. Kitt's in stunning Christophe Harbour.  HLG is the exclusive agent in China and...

Jose E. Latour May 27, 2013

Wealthy Asians: PLEASE Read This Before Entering the US as an EB-5 Conditional Resident

Between the greedy US developers, the greedy US lawyers out to make a quick I-526 buck and the greedy Asian migration agents, affluent folks from all over the Far East are being led down the primrose lane to US tax poverty.  Today is Tuesday and in two business days this week, I have personally spok...

Jose E. Latour May 21, 2013

BTW, That Really Cool Building in the Background…

...is the Bitexco Financial Tower in steamy, sultry, lemongrass-y Ho Chih Minh City (a/k/a Saigon), location of my favorite flavor of Harvey Law Group's international offices. (-:…

Jose E. Latour May 21, 2013

EB-5 Primer: Understanding the Tax Consequences of U.S. Residency

The accents are for the most part different these days, but the issues are the same: wealthy entrepreneurs from troubled nations writing and calling me as they scramble to relocate their hard–earned assets before corrupt politicians steal what is not theirs.  Twenty years ago the financial exodus wa...

Jose E. Latour Apr 22, 2013

Jose Latour Wins ALM International Law Recognition

Those of you who have known me over the years know that in the past decade my law practice focus has gradually shifted from a comparatively tame investment-based U.S. immigration focus toward a rather complicated, frequent-flyer-mile-racking, odd fusion of: 1) EB-5 project structuring for private an...

Jose E. Latour Apr 21, 2013

The Inexcusable I-526 Limbo

When even a Senator can't get the Director of USCIS to "unstick" inexcusable I-526 adjudication delays, it's time to write the White House.  Let's see if Mr. Obama is serious about his "Invest in America" agenda...or whether USCIS inaction will lead to an exodus of EB-5 investment capital and ghosts...

Jose E. Latour Apr 15, 2013

Proliferation of EB-5 “Funds” Spells Trouble for Developers

There is one indisputably clear "job creation" impact of this whole EB-5 business:  it is sure opening one heck of a lot of new collateral businesses within and without the U.S.  Consider: While there were but a handful of immigration attorneys creating complex EB-5 Regional Center structures just a...

Jose E. Latour Nov 19, 2012

Proliferation of EB-5 “Funds” Spells Trouble for Developers

There is one indisputably clear "job creation" impact of this whole EB-5 business:  it is sure opening one heck of a lot of new collateral businesses within and without the U.S.  Consider:While there were but a handful of immigration attorneys creating complex EB-5 Regional Center structur...

Jose E. Latour Nov 19, 2012

EB-5 Marketing: Time for a Post-China Vision

Last June, I had the privilege of serving as discussion leader in Nashville at ILW's annual EB-5 Summit, held in concurrence with the American Immigration Lawyers' Association's annual national convention.  During a morning break between sessions, my dear friend Sam Udani -- the founder of...

Jose E. Latour Nov 17, 2012

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