Lawsuit: Jay Peak attorneys got $25,000 ‘kickbacks’ for each new investor

Bill Stenger

Investors say state officials were warned in 2012 that Bill Stenger was rewarding immigration lawyers, but chose not to investigate. There is a hearing in the case Monday.









Updated: Quiros reaches partial settlement with SEC

Ariel Quiros

The two sides will try to negotiate how much, if anything, Quiros will pay in disgorgement of any ill-gotten gains, interest and penalties. He isn’t admitting or denying the charges.



UPDATED: Feds closing state’s EB-5 regional center

Gov. Phil Scott

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service says the state “failed to properly engage in management, monitoring and oversight of the program for many years.”




Fired legal team presses for $3M payment for defending Quiros

Ariel Quiros

Ariel Quiros’ current lawyer says his previously legal team needs to file a separate suit and not try to intervene in litigation brought by investors in development projects in northern Vermont.