USCIS Announces New Policy Memo on H-1B Computer Programmers

Posted: Apr 3, 2017

The new H-1B specialty occupation guidance appears to state that an entry-level computer programmer position should generally not be considered a specialty occupation.

New Standard for EB-5 Regional Center Terminations?

Posted: Mar 30, 2017

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ Administrative Appeals Office has released a non-precedent decision regarding the Regional Center designation of South Dakota Regional Center.

Five Things to Know about EB-5 Source and Path Issues Relating to Third Party Money Exchangers

Posted: Mar 30, 2017

By:  Bernard Wolfsdorf, Esq., Joseph Barnett, Esq., and Vivian Zhu, Esq. USCIS has begun to issue Requests for Evidence (“RFEs”) on the use of third party money exchangers by EB-5 investors to invest capital in a new U.S. commercial enterprise (“NCE”).  Until recently, Form I-526 petitions of Chinese investors who have used third party money […]

Rights of Green Card Holders at Ports of Entry

Posted: Mar 23, 2017

It is essential that LPRs understand their rights when attempting to enter the country, especially in this new age of increased immigration enforcement.

Five Things EB-5 Regional Centers Need to Know about Compliance Audits

Posted: Mar 22, 2017

USCIS announced that it will begin EB-5 Regional Center compliance audits to collect case-specific data to verify information.

Los Angeles Immigration Lawyer
1416 2nd Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401
: 310-570-4088

New York Immigration Lawyer
641 Lexington Avenue, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10022
: 212-899-5040