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19 Mar, 2020

April 2020 Visa Bulletin Now Available

March 19th, 2020|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Immigration Law|

The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, April 2020 Visa Bulletin (View PDF) is now available. FINAL ACTION DATES (CHART A) The Visa Bulletin revealed the following final action dates for EB-5 visa applicants from the countries that [...]

17 Mar, 2020

IIUSA Special Report: EB-5 Visa Bulletin Analysis on the Movement of Final Action Dates for Chinese Visa Applicants

March 17th, 2020|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Research / Analysis|

IIUSA published a new comprehensive report titled: EB-5 Visa Bulletin Analysis - Special Insights from the U.S. Department of State and the Quantitative Perspectives from IIUSA on the Movement of EB-5 Final Action Dates for Chinese Visa Applicants. IIUSA members [...]

16 Mar, 2020

Member Analysis: IPO Engagement regarding I-526 Inventory Processing Change

March 16th, 2020|Categories: Dept of Homeland Security (DHS), Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Membership, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS)|

This information contained in this member analysis is for educational purposes and should in no way be construed as legal advice. Any opinions expressed belong solely to our guest contributor.  Carolyn Lee is the Founder of Carolyn Lee PLLC. [...]

18 Feb, 2020

Department of State Publishes March 2020 Visa Bulletin, Showing Significant Advancements of Final Action Dates for EB-5 Retrogressed Countries

February 18th, 2020|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Immigration Law|

The U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs has published the March 2020 Visa Bulletin. FINAL ACTION DATES The March Visa Bulletin revealed a significant advancement of final action dates for EB-5 visa applicants from China, Vietnam, and [...]

20 Jan, 2020

Department of State Publishes February 2020 Visa Bulletin

January 20th, 2020|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law, Research / Analysis|

The U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs has published the February 2020 Visa Bulletin. FINAL ACTION DATES The Bulletin revealed a final action date of December 01, 2014 for applicants from Mainland China advancing 2 weeks from [...]

20 Dec, 2019

Department of State Publishes January 2020 Visa Bulletin

December 20th, 2019|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs|

The U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs has published the January 2020 Visa Bulletin (View PDF). The EB-5 Regional Center category has been listed as “U” meaning unauthorized for issuance. FINAL ACTION DATES The final action dates [...]

18 Nov, 2019

December Visa Bulletin Now Available: EB-5 Category Listed as Unauthorized for Issuance

November 18th, 2019|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law|

The U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs has published the December 2019 Visa Bulletin (View PDF). The EB-5 Regional Center category has been listed as “U” meaning unauthorized for issuance. The final action dates for the EB-5 [...]

21 Oct, 2019

November Visa Bulletin Now Available: Final Action Dates Advance for China, Vietnam and India

October 21st, 2019|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs|

The U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs has published the November 2019 Visa Bulletin. The Bulletin revealed a final action date of November 01, 2014 for applicants from Mainland China advancing ten days from the September bulletin [...]

7 Oct, 2019

USCIS to Allow Employment-Based Green Card Applicants to use “Dates for Filing” in October 2019

October 7th, 2019|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Research / Analysis, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS)|

According to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) website, the agency will allow employment-based green card applicants (including EB-5) to use the “Dates for Filing” from the October 2019 Visa Bulletin when petitioning USCIS for their adjustment of status [...]

18 Sep, 2019

October Visa Bulletin Now Available: EB-5 Regional Center Category “Unauthorized” for Issuance

September 18th, 2019|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law|

The U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs has published the October 2019 Visa Bulletin (View PDF). The EB-5 Regional Center category has been listed as “U” meaning unauthorized for issuance. The final action dates for the EB-5 [...]