EB5 Investors Magazine Volume 1 Issue 1 | Page 16

R aising Capital For Regional Centers Basic Securities Concerns by Jor Law, Esq. This article provides a general overview of some of the securities laws that may affect Regional Centers engaged in raising capital for their EB-5 projects and a discussion of two popular exemptions from the securities laws that might be available to help facilitate the entire process. “For example, promissory notes, or even investments in orange groves and chinchillas, have been considered securities.” 16 E B 5 I n v e s to r s M ag a z i n e