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EB-5 Regional Center Industry News & Analysis

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20 Feb, 2018
  • Mumbai Sponsors

Meet the Panelists & Sponsors of the IIUSA Global Banquet Series Mumbai

February 20th, 2018|Categories: Events, Overseas|

** International IIUSA members, Indian EB-5 industry service providers, or investors: Your attendance is complimentary. All you need to do is email info@iiusa.org to reserve your space** MEET THE SPONSORS  Law Offices of Robert Abedi Law Offices of Robert Abedi [...]

19 Feb, 2018
  • Webpage Featured

ICYMI: Department of State Resource Website for Employment-Based Immigration

February 19th, 2018|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs|

Did you know the Department of State has a comprehensive webpage on state.gov that provides an overview on the Employment-Based Immigrant Visa categories? The page provides helpful links and resources for investors, including Program fees, eligibility requirements, information about visa [...]

16 Feb, 2018
  • Mumbai

Will We See you in Mumbai in a Few Weeks for the IIUSA Global Banquet Series?

February 16th, 2018|Categories: Events, Overseas|

** International IIUSA members, Indian EB-5 industry service providers, or investors: Your attendance is complimentary. All you need to do is email info@iiusa.org to reserve your space or R.S.V.P. here**

15 Feb, 2018
  • Chinese NY

Happy Chinese New Year from IIUSA!

February 15th, 2018|Categories: Membership|

14 Feb, 2018
  • DC featured

Don’t Forget to Submit your Nominations for the IIUSA EB-5 Achievement Banquet!

February 14th, 2018|Categories: Conferences, Events|

This April, IIUSA is excited to host our first ever EB-5 Industry Achievement Banquet to recognize and celebrate member and industry success from the past year. Held the evening prior to the 11th Annual EB-5 Advocacy Conference the Award Banquet will welcome economic [...]

13 Feb, 2018
  • Visa Bul March

U.S. Department of State Issues March Visa Bulletin: Final Action Date for Mainland-China Remains Unchanged

February 13th, 2018|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law, Research / Analysis|

Earlier this week, U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs released the Visa Bulletin for the month of March 2018 (View PDF). The bulletin revealed a cutoff date of July 22, 2014 for Mainland-China born visa applicants which remained [...]

12 Feb, 2018
  • Mumbai

Join IIUSA Feb. 28 in Mumbai for our Global Banquet Series!

February 12th, 2018|Categories: Events, Overseas|

With less than 3 weeks to go, we invite all EB-5 Industry Stakeholders to  purchase your tickets to the upcoming IIUSA Global Banquet taking place this February 28 at the JW Marriott Juhu in Mumbai, India. The IIUSA Global Banquet [...]

9 Feb, 2018
  • Court Decision

U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia Rejects USCIS’s Reliance on a “Call Option” to Deny EB-5 Investors’ I-526 Petitions

February 9th, 2018|Categories: Alerts, Government Affairs, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS)|

February 7, 2018, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia rejected USCIS’s reliance on a “call option” to deny EB-5 investors’ I-526 petitions. See Chang v. USCIS, --- F. Supp. 3d ----, 2018 WL 746081 (D.D.C. 2018). USCIS [...]

9 Feb, 2018
  • Spending Package Featured

Advocacy Alert: EB-5 Extended to March 23rd as Part of Short-Term Spending Package

February 9th, 2018|Categories: Alerts, Congress, Government Affairs, White House|

Early this morning, Congress passed and the President signed a short-term spending package that includes a clean extension of EB-5 until March 23, 2018. This marks the fifth time this fiscal year that Congress has "kicked the can down the [...]

7 Feb, 2018
  • Capitol Featured

Advocacy Alert: Possible Short-Term CR Could Extend EB-5 Until March 23

February 7th, 2018|Categories: Congress, Government Affairs|

On Monday, House Appropriations Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen introduced a continuing resolution (CR) to extend government funding, and the EB-5 Regional Center Program until March 23, 2018 – which the House is expected to vote on tonight. Congressional leaders in the [...]