Clerk of the House of Representatives
Legislative Resource Center
B-106 Cannon Building
Washington, DC 20515
http://lobbyingdisclosure.house.gov
Secretary of the Senate
Office of Public Records
232 Hart Building
Washington, DC 20510
http://www.senate.gov/lobby

LOBBYING REGISTRATION

Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (Section 4)

Check One: New Registrant New Client for Existing Registrant Amendment

1. Effective Date of Registration
02/01/2012
2. House Identification
 31842
Senate Identification
 7257

REGISTRANT Organization/Lobbying Firm Self Employed Individual

3. RegistrantOrganization
BROWNSTEIN HYATT FARBER SCHRECK, LLP
Address
410 17TH STREET, 22ND FLOOR
Address2
 
City
DENVER
State
CO
Zip
80202
Country
USA
4. Principal place of business (if different than line 3)
City
 
State
 
Zip
 
Country
 
5. Contact name and telephone number International Number
Contact
 Ms. Georgianne M. Bates
Telephone
 3032231304
E-mail
 gbates@bhfs.com
6. General description of registrant’s business or activities
 Law firm

CLIENT A Lobbying Firm is required to file a separate registration for each client. Organizations employing in-house lobbyists should check the box labeled “Self” and proceed to line 10. Self

7. Client name
 Colorado Regional Center
Address
 4643 S. Ulster Street, Suite 950
City
 Denver
State
 CO
Zip
 80237
Country
 USA
8. Principal place of business (if different than line 7)
City
 
State
 
Zip
 
Country
 
9. General description of client’s business or activities
 USCIS approved EB-5 Regional Center

LOBBYISTS

10. Name of each individual who has acted or is expected to act as a lobbyist for the client identified on line 7. If any person listed in this section has served as a “covered executive branch official” or “covered legislative branch official” within twenty years of first acting as a lobbyist for the client, state the executive and/or legislative position(s) in which the person served.

Name  Covered Official Position (if applicable)
First
Last
Suffix
 Kathryn Bentfield  Legislative Intern - Congressman Jim Kolbe
 Judy Black  Spec Asst to the President for Intergovernment Affairs
 Norman Brownstein  
 David Cohen  Prof. Staff-House Comm on Banking & Fin Svcs
 Jon Hrobsky  Dep. Director - US Minerals Management Svcs
 Jon Hrobsky  Asst. Congress. Aff/Dep. Dir-Dept. of Interior
 Jon Hrobsky  Legislative Director - Rep. Bob Schaffer
 Jon Hrobsky  Legisl Asst/Sr Legisl Asst-Rep. Scott McInnis
 Alfred Mottur  Sr Commun Counsel-Senate Commerce Comm
 Alfred Mottur  Communications Counsel-Sen. Commerce Com
 Alfred Mottur  Law Clerk-Federal District Court-Bangor, ME

LOBBYING ISSUES

11. General lobbying issue areas (Select all applicable codes).

 IMM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

12. Specific lobbying issues (current and anticipated)

Matters related to the processing of EB-5 Visa applications


AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS

13. Is there an entity other than the client that contributes more than $5,000 to the lobbying activities of the registrant in a quarterly period and either actively participates in and/or in whole or in major part supervises, plans, or controls the registrant’s lobbying activities?

No --> Go to line 14. Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then proceed to line 14.

Internet Address:
 
NameAddressPrincipal Place of Business
Street
CityState/ProvinceZip CodeCountry
 Solaris Property Owner, LLC
 141 East Meadow Drive, Suite 211
City
 Vail
 Vail
 CO
 81657
 USA
State
 CO
Country
 USA

FOREIGN ENTITIES

14. Is there any foreign entity

a) holds at least 20% equitable ownership in the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

b) directly or indirectly, in whole or in major part, plans, supervises, controls, directs, finances or subsidizes activities of the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

c) is an affiliate of the client or any organization identified on line 13 and has a direct interest in the outcome of the lobbying activity?

No --> Sign and date the registration.Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then sign the registration.

AddressOwnership
NameStreetPrincipal place of businessAmount of contribution
CityState/ProvinceCountry
(city and state or country)for lobbying activities

Signature
Digitally Signed By: Alfred E. Mottur, Attorney at Law
Date
03/02/2012