By: Bernard Wolfsdorf and Joseph Barnett The threat of long visa [...]
On April 23, 2018, Mr. Charlie Oppenheim, Chief, Immigrant Visa [...]
By: Bernard Wolfsdorf and Richard Yemm Entrepreneurs, businesses and New Zealand companies [...]
Immediate EB-1 Retrogression Revealed by DOS – Will USCIS Accept Adjustment of Status Applications? GalleryBernard Wolfsdorf, Employment Based Immigration, Family-Based Immigration, Immigrant Visa, Joseph Barnett
As we approach the end of the fiscal year, September [...]
3 Things We learned from the USCIS Ombudsman 2018 Annual Report Regarding the Proposed Regulations and EB-5 Waiting Lines
By Joey Barnett & Bernard Wolfsdorf The USCIS Ombudsman, which [...]
By: Bernard P. Wolfsdorf, Esq. and Robert J. Blanco, Esq. [...]
By: Joseph Barnett, Bernard Wolfsdorf, and Avi Friedman We previously [...]
By: Bernard P. Wolfsdorf, Esq., Robert J. Blanco, Esq., and Richard [...]
Vietnam retrogression has now occurred and only Vietnamese EB-5 applicants who filed before July 22, 2014 will be eligible to receive an EB-5 immigrant visa. However, starting October 1, 2018, we expect the Vietnam Final Action Date to be sometime in 2015 or 2016.
Recent tweets from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) indicate that administrative changes to the EB-5 Program are a priority in Fiscal Year 2018. It now appears almost certain the proposed regulations from over one year ago will be finalized very soon.