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4 Jun, 2020
  • I-829 petitions filed FY2020Q1

IIUSA Data Report: Form I-829 Fiscal Year 2020 Q1 Statistics and Trends

June 4th, 2020|Categories: Research / Analysis, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS), USCIS Adjudication|Tags: , , , |

For just the second time in EB-5 history, over 1,000 investors filed their I-829 petitions in the past quarter. The continued growth in I-829 filings validates that the EB-5 Program has been creating an increasing number of jobs for U.S. [...]

7 Jan, 2014

Former USCIS Director Alejandro Mayorkas confirmed as DHS Deputy Secretary; Leon Rodriguez nominated as replacement

January 7th, 2014|Categories: Congress, Dept of Homeland Security (DHS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law, Research / Analysis, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS)|Tags: , , , , , |

  Mr. Mayorkas nomination confirmed by Senate, assumes number two role at DHS On Friday December 20th, nearly six months after President Barack Obama first nominated Alejandro Mayorkas to be Deputy Director at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the [...]

2 Apr, 2012

IIUSA preps for its cutting edge annual EB-5 Regional Center industry event at the end of April!

April 2nd, 2012|Categories: Conferences, Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

IIUSA is pleased to invite you to attend its 2nd Annual EB-5 International Investment & Economic Development Forum - Laguna Hills, CA (4/30-5/1), bringing together international investment and economic development professionals from all over the world.  Be a part of this opportunity for our [...]

1 Feb, 2012
  • IIUSA Lincoln

EB-5 Regional Center Economic Development Program Hits Historic High

February 1st, 2012|Categories: Economic Impact, Press Releases, Press Room, Research / Analysis|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

More capital investment available for job-creating projects than ever before ----- CHICAGO, February 1, 2012 – The Association to Invest In the USA (IIUSA), the trade association for the EB-5 Regional Center Investment Pilot Program, today celebrates a new historic [...]

14 Nov, 2011

Don’t Miss IIUSA’s EB-5 Webinar on the new Form I-924A…tomorrow!

November 14th, 2011|Categories: Dept of Homeland Security (DHS), Events, Government Affairs, Immigration Law, Research / Analysis, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS), Webinars|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

"Form I-924A: Year One of Annual Regional Center Reporting to USCIS" LAST CALL TO REGISTER FOR TOMORROW'S WEBINAR! SPONSORED BY: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ This year, for the first time, each EB-5 Regional Center must complete and submit Form I-924A to USCIS by December 29. As an [...]

3 Oct, 2011

Road to Permanent EB-5 RegCtr Program: IIUSA September EB-5 Events Summary

October 3rd, 2011|Categories: "EB-5 is Working" Coalition, Conferences, Congress, Events, Government Affairs, Immigration Law, Milestones, Research / Analysis, Speaking Engagements|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Last month, we hosted the IIUSA EB-5 Regional Center Advocacy Conference, surrounding various EB-5 meetings with the federal government.  I am pleased to provide the following summary. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Wednesday September 14, 2011 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Meeting with Chairman of the House Judiciary, [...]

2 Aug, 2011

DHS press release indicates EB-5 premium processing will be phased in within 30 days!

August 2nd, 2011|Categories: Dept of Homeland Security (DHS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law, Research / Analysis, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS)|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I appear to have spoken too soon on the lack of any substantive announcement by White House event earlier today.  DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano has issued the a press release that indicates the phased implementation of the proposal will begin "within [...]

2 Aug, 2011

President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness: EB-5 announcement from USCIS at 1 PM EST

August 2nd, 2011|Categories: Dept of Homeland Security (DHS), Government Affairs, Immigration Law, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS), White House|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A note from USCIS yesterday and article in WSJ this morning confirms that USCIS Director Alejandro Mayorkas will be making an announcement at 1 PM EST today to finalize a series of changes to visa programs, including EB-5. CLICK HERE [...]

12 Jul, 2011

IIUSA EB-5 International Investment & Economic Development Forum is only a month away!

July 12th, 2011|Categories: Conferences, Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

A month remains until we at IIUSA host the 1st annual IIUSA EB-5 International Investment & Economic Development Forum in Seattle, WA on 8/11-8/12.  Space is filling up quickly, so make sure you plan ahead and REGISTER SOON! Welcoming the [...]

7 Jul, 2011

THE BIGGEST EB-5 event of the summer! Join IIUSA August 11-12 in Seattle, WA

July 7th, 2011|Categories: Conferences, Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I am most pleased to report that we are expecting to host the biggest, most diverse EB-5 and international economic development industry event of summer 2011 at the IIUSA EB-5 International Investment & Economic Development Forum in Seattle, WA on [...]