New York, N.Y. May 18th— CanAm Enterprises (CanAm), a leading EB-5 Regional Center operator, is pleased to announce that its Director of Legal Affairs, Walter S. Gindin, was a featured speaker at the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s (AILA) University Course session on May 18th. Mr. Gindin, along with other elite faculty, will discuss topics related to Regional Center Oversight: Examining Investor Effects. The session delves into the new integrity measures introduced by the 2022 EB-5 Reform and Integrity Act (RIA), including the various requirements imposed upon Regional Centers and their impact on existing and prospective EB-5 investors.
The EB-5 RIA Live Online Course by AILA is being held over four weeks in May every Wednesday and Friday. The course is designated to provide continuing education and training to member attorneys. Participants will learn about all the new changes in effect now and upcoming for EB-5 investors and Regional Centers under the RIA. Faculty speakers will discuss the updates and changes at both high and granular levels and break it down to what it all means for participants’ clients and practices on the ground. The course will help aspiring lawyers gain practical strategies for their EB-5 cases, prepare their practices for the new RIA regime, and get a refresher on how to stay focused and avoid ethical pitfalls. Participation in this AILA online course is only open to AILA members, government, and nonmember attorneys.
“As a member of the AILA EB-5 Committee and long-term AILA member, it’s my privilege to speak at the AILA University Course,” said Mr. Gindin. “I was pleased to share my experience and knowledge with fellow AILA members who dedicate their time and resources to improve the immigration law practices and forever change the lives of countless immigrants,” added Gindin.
Walter S. Gindin is Director of Legal Affairs at CanAm Enterprises where he is responsible for EB-5 immigration and corporate transactional matters. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in economics and a Master’s degree in political science from New York University. He received his Juris Doctor (with Distinction) from the University of Iowa College of Law in 2011 where he served as an editor on the Iowa Law Review. He is an active member of the New York State Bar and is a member of the AILA EB-5 Committee. He also represents asylum applicants through Immigration Equality’s pro bono network.
With 35 years of experience sourcing, underwriting and promoting immigration-linked investments in the United States and Canada, CanAm has a long and established track record, and a reputation of credibility and trust. CanAm has financed more than 60 projects and raised more than $3 billion of EB-5 capital. To date, more than $2 billion of EB-5 capital from more than 4,000 investor-families has been repaid by CanAm sponsored Regional Center Partnerships. CanAm exclusively operates seven USCIS-designated regional centers that are located in the City of Philadelphia, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the metropolitan regions of New York and New Jersey, and the states of California, Hawaii, Florida, and Texas.
For more information, please visit www.canamenterprises.com.