Immigrant Visa

Why are the January Visa Numbers for the EB-5 Regional Center Program Unavailable for January 2018? And What’s In Store for the Year of the Dog?

No EB-5 regional center visas can be issued in January 2018, unless Congress extends the EB-5 Regional Center program beyond. Why is it? Find out here!

By | 2018-05-23T00:06:46+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Blog, EB-5, Immigrant Visa, Joseph Barnett|Comments Off on Why are the January Visa Numbers for the EB-5 Regional Center Program Unavailable for January 2018? And What’s In Store for the Year of the Dog?

The U.S. Supreme Court Allows President Trump’s Most Recent Travel Ban to take Effect

President Trump's most recent travel ban update as of 2017 Dec.5. Find out all the fine details we go through in this post!

By | 2018-05-23T18:58:37+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Avi Friedman, Blog, Immigrant Visa, Non-Immigrant Visa|Comments Off on The U.S. Supreme Court Allows President Trump’s Most Recent Travel Ban to take Effect

How We Overturned a Denial and Acquired an Immigrant Visa for a 24-Year-Old Derivative Child

Wolfsdorf Rosenthal LLP recently earned a significant victory for one of our clients – an immigrant visa for a 24 year old derivative child. Find out more in the post.

By | 2018-05-23T19:11:37+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Blog, EB-5, Immigrant Visa, Robert Blanco|Comments Off on How We Overturned a Denial and Acquired an Immigrant Visa for a 24-Year-Old Derivative Child

Beyond the EB-5 Visa Waiting Line: E-2 Visa Options for Mainland-Chinese Entrepreneurs

Here are five important things to know about the E-2 visa option.

By | 2018-05-23T19:27:01+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Blog, EB-5, Immigrant Visa, Joseph Barnett|Comments Off on Beyond the EB-5 Visa Waiting Line: E-2 Visa Options for Mainland-Chinese Entrepreneurs

President Trump’s New Travel Ban – Part 2: Update from Department of State

DOS also provided a list of exceptions from the travel ban that applies to nationals of all eight countries.

By | 2018-05-24T21:05:04+00:00 September 26th, 2017|Blog, Immigrant Visa, Non-Immigrant Visa|Comments Off on President Trump’s New Travel Ban – Part 2: Update from Department of State

October 2017 Visa Bulletin Released: Fiscal Year 2018 Opens With Good News… and Not So Good News

Here are five (5) things to know about the new visa bulletin.

By | 2018-05-24T23:20:13+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Blog, Immigrant Visa|Comments Off on October 2017 Visa Bulletin Released: Fiscal Year 2018 Opens With Good News… and Not So Good News

5 Fears Arising From the Latest Foreign Affairs Manual Updates by Department of State

Here are 5 fears arising from the DOS’ recent updates in the FAM:

By | 2018-05-25T00:39:38+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Blog, H-1B Visas, Immigrant Visa, Joseph Barnett, Non-Immigrant Visa|Comments Off on 5 Fears Arising From the Latest Foreign Affairs Manual Updates by Department of State

5 Reasons Indian Citizens Should Consider EB-5

By: Robert J. Blanco, Esq. Many Indian citizens with the [...]

By | 2018-05-25T16:55:21+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Blog, EB-5, H-1B Visas, Immigrant Visa, Non-Immigrant Visa, Robert Blanco|Comments Off on 5 Reasons Indian Citizens Should Consider EB-5

EB-5 Investors Can Avoid Potentially Devastating Penalties by Complying with OFAC Regulations

For EB-5 visa applicants, it’s critical that regulations of both U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) and the U.S. Department of the Treasury Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) are properly followed.

By | 2018-05-25T18:19:38+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Blog, EB-5, Immigrant Visa, Joseph Barnett|Comments Off on EB-5 Investors Can Avoid Potentially Devastating Penalties by Complying with OFAC Regulations