Recordings of USCIS Webinars on ELIS Form I-526 (7/30) and ELIS Document Library (8/5) – Are Available to Members Through Basecamp

08.12.14 | Archived

USCIS ELIS Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur Webinar (July 30th)

On July 30th, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Public Engagement Division hosted a webinar on USCIS ELIS (Electronic Immigration System) Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur. 

The USCIS ELIS Form I-526 allows customers to:
  • Submit their petition electronically,
  • Upload evidence, and
  • Track case status in real-time.
Form I-526 petitioners can:
  • Access electronic copies of documents pertaining to their investment,
  • Attest the documents are true and accurate copies, and
  • Supplement their electronic or paper-based Form I-526 petition with documents stored in the document library.
Resources: 
  • Webinar Recording (55:00) – Click Here (Basecamp)
  • Benefits of USCIS ELIS Fact Sheet – Click Here
  • Tips for Form I-526 in USCIS ELIS – Click Here
  • USCIS ELIS Help and Customer Support – Click Here
  • E-Filing Steps for Representatives – Click Here
  • USCIS ELIS Information for Attorneys and Accredited Representatives – Click Here
Step-by-step Overview of the USCIS ELIS Document Library Webinar (August 5th)

On August 5th, USCIS held a webinar which included a Step-by-step Overview of the USCIS ELIS Document Library and a short Q&A. 

The USCIS ELIS Document Library allows regional centers to provide immigrant investors in new commercial enterprises with electronic copies of their investment-related documents, including:
  • Organizational,
  • Transactional, and
  • Offering documents.
Resources: 
  • Webinar Recording (56:00) – Click Here (Basecamp)
  • How to Attest to the Deal Package – Click Here
  • Guidance for Regional Center Document Library Managers – Click Here
  • Paying the USCIS Immigrant Fee using USCIS ELIS – Click Here