NEW EB-5 Program to Be Extended to September 30, 2018 – Regulations to Increase Investment Amount Likely Meanwhile USCIS Approves Minors as Principal EB-5 Investors

Posted: Mar 20, 2018

The national EB-5 Regional Center trade organization, announced today that the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Visa and Regional Center Program Comprehensive Reform Act (the “EB-5 Reform Act”) will not be included in the omnibus appropriations legislation this week. 

10 Things to Know About the New EB-5 Reform Act

Posted: Mar 13, 2018

On March 8, 2018, a draft of the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Visa and Regional Center Program Comprehensive Reform Act (the “EB-5 Reform Act”) was released. Here are ten things to know about this EB-5 Reform Act.

USCIS’ Independent Investigation on Source of Funds of EB-5 Investors

Posted: Mar 6, 2018

In order to qualify, an EB-5 investor must invest at least $500,000 into a new commercial enterprise, and prove, among other things, that the investment funds were “obtained through lawful means.”

Korean Demand for EB-5 Surges – Will Korea be the Next Country to Face Retrogression and Have a Waiting Line?

Posted: Feb 21, 2018

Korean EB-5 market has recently experienced a “reawakening” and surge. Will Korea be the next country to face retrogression and have a waiting line? Find out more here.

New U.S. Immigration Public Charge Provisions – The Dawn of a New Era – Do Not Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor ….”

Posted: Feb 16, 2018

USCIS guidance from 2011 defined a public charge. Under its narrow definition, many forms of public benefits would not render someone a public charge. 

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