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12 May, 2017
  • Visa Bulletin Featured

U.S. Department of State Issues June Visa Bulletin: Cutoff Date for Mainland China Advances

May 12th, 2017|Categories: Dept of State (DOS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law|

The U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs released the June Visa Bulletin (View PDF) revealing a cutoff date of June 08, 2014 for Mainland-China born visa applicants. The May Visa Bulletin listed all EB-5 Regional Center Categories as "U" [...]

11 May, 2017
  • InvestorTrends Featured

“Seven Trends in EB-5 Investor Markets Illustrated by the Latest I-526 Filing Statistics of Investor Origin”

May 11th, 2017|Categories: Immigration Law, Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis|

by Lee Li, IIUSA Policy Analyst  IIUSA believes in the power of data analytics to inform and enhance the EB-5 marketplace. As such, we consistently seek a variety of EB-5 statistics via the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) in order [...]

10 May, 2017
  • RCBJ

Now Accepting Ads for the Q2 Issue of the Regional Center Business Journal

May 10th, 2017|Categories: Membership, Regional Center Business Journal, Research / Analysis|

Advertisements for the Q2 Regional Center Business Journal are being accepted through June 1st! As a valued IIUSA member, we hope you have found IIUSA’s quarterly publication, The Regional Center Business Journal (the “RCBJ”), to be your primary source for EB-5 [...]

9 May, 2017
  • Membership

Last Chance to Serve on a 2017-2018 IIUSA Committee!

May 9th, 2017|Categories: Conferences, Events, Membership|

Last month, IIUSA held its 12th Annual General Membership Meeting in Washington, DC. During the meeting IIUSA standing committees hosted in-person meetings to discuss the important work from the past year and to plan for the year ahead. If you [...]

8 May, 2017
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IIUSA Elects New Leadership to Board of Directors

May 8th, 2017|Categories: Alerts, Membership, Press Releases|

EB-5 Industry’s Trade Association Elects Four New Members of Board of Directors to Continue Advocating for Permanent Reauthorization of the EB-5 Regional Center Program Invest in the USA (IIUSA), the non-profit trade association of the EB-5 Regional Center industry, elected [...]

5 May, 2017
  • Final DC Header

It’s a Wrap! Highlights from IIUSA’s 10th Annual EB-5 Advocacy Conference

May 5th, 2017|Categories: Conferences, Events|

Last week IIUSA successfully hosted the 10th Annual EB-5 Advocacy Conference, April 26-28, at the Marriott Marquis in downtown Washington, DC. On behalf of all IIUSA officers, directors and staff, thank you to all of our attendees who made the conference [...]

4 May, 2017
  • Research-&-Analysis

“Giving Up Is Hard to Do: The SEC Disgorgement Remedy Debate and Its Relevance to EB-5”

May 4th, 2017|Categories: Government Affairs, Research / Analysis, Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC)|

By Robert Cornish, Partner, Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP The monetary remedy of “disgorgement” often sought by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in alleged matters of wrongdoing finds its basis not from actual statutes but [...]

3 May, 2017
  • DC

Special Thank You to all Sponsors of the 10th Annual EB-5 Advocacy Conference!

May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Conferences, Events|

IIUSA would like to extend a special thank you to all of the sponsors of last weeks 10th Annual EB-5 Advocacy Conference. With their support, IIUSA was able to provide, once again, the ultimate platform for EB-5 industry advocacy, education, [...]

2 May, 2017
  • RCBJ

“The Crossroads of EB-5 Investment, U.S. Tax Compliance, and Proper Tax Planning”

May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Financial Services, Government Affairs, Research / Analysis|

by David Appel, Senior Partner, Tax & Business Services; Jana K. Aristizabal, Senior Manager, Tax & Business Services, Marcum LLP; Alexander Oujevolk, Senior Manager, Tax & Business Services, Marcum LLP You have your project, you have your investors, you have [...]

1 May, 2017
  • Capitol Featured

Clean Extension of EB-5 Regional Center Program Until Sept. 30, 2017

May 1st, 2017|Categories: Congress, Government Affairs|

On Monday May 1, a bipartisan omnibus spending deal was filed by Congressional Leadership to fund the government through September 30, 2017. This deal includes a clean extension of the EB-5 Regional Center Program through the same date. Bill Text (p. [...]