Speaking Engagement

Angelo Paparelli to Speak at the 2015 AILA EB-5 Investors Summit: Representing EB-5 Investors & Regional Centers in A Time of Change

Protecting Your EB-5 Practice: Ethical Issues & Minimizing Risk

8/28/2015

Las Vegas, NV

Angelo Paparelli, partner of Seyfarth’s Business Immigration Practice Group and co-chair of its EB-5 Immigrant Investment Specialty Team, is speaking at the 2015 AILA EB-5 Investors Summit: Representing EB-5 Investors & Regional Centers in A Time of Change on August 28 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Angelo will present on a panel titled: “Protecting Your EB-5 Practice: Ethical Issues & Minimizing Risk,” which will walk through a sample engagement letter and address key ethical concerns encountered in EB-5 practice.

  • Identifying Legal Services and Potential Limited Scope Representation
  • Competence—Knowing When to Co-Counsel and When to Use Experts
  • Representing Multiple Clients and Informed Consent
  • Common Hazards and Gauging Potential Conflicts of Interest
  • Lawful Source of Funds and Truth in Filing
  • Knowing Your Client and Coordinating with Agent Intermediaries
  • Getting Paid Consistently with the Professional Code
  • Practice Pointers for the Engagement Letter
  • What to Do When a Conflict Arises