EB-5

EB-5 Update (Vietnamese, Chinese, and Korean Translation)

Many were concerned because the EB-5 Regional Center program expires [...]

By | 2018-09-14T23:56:24+00:00 September 14th, 2018|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Blog, EB-5, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on EB-5 Update (Vietnamese, Chinese, and Korean Translation)

The “Red Combo Card” Option for EB-5 Indian Nationals – Will It Work?

By: Bernard Wolfsdorf and Joseph Barnett The threat of long visa [...]

By | 2018-09-13T23:46:33+00:00 September 8th, 2018|Bernard Wolfsdorf, EB-5, Immigrant Visa, Joseph Barnett|Comments Off on The “Red Combo Card” Option for EB-5 Indian Nationals – Will It Work?

7 New Things to Know about EB-5 Visa Waiting Lines (Chinese, Vietnamese and Korean Translation)

On April 23, 2018, Mr. Charlie Oppenheim, Chief, Immigrant Visa [...]

By | 2018-08-09T18:56:40+00:00 August 8th, 2018|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Blog, EB-5, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on 7 New Things to Know about EB-5 Visa Waiting Lines (Chinese, Vietnamese and Korean Translation)

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 | 2018-07-03T21:07:42+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|Bernard Wolfsdorf, EB-5, Joseph Barnett, USCIS|Comments Off on 3 Things We learned from the USCIS Ombudsman 2018 Annual Report Regarding the Proposed Regulations and EB-5 Waiting Lines

EB-5 Project Restructuring and Priority Date Retention

EB-5 success stories often occur but are rarely publicized. On the other hand, news about “failing” EB-5 projects, or the involvement of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), or lawsuits brought by EB-5 investors against project developers or Regional Centers attract readership and are aplenty.

By | 2018-05-26T03:00:27+00:00 April 13th, 2018|Blog, EB-5, Immigrant Visa, Joseph Barnett|Comments Off on EB-5 Project Restructuring and Priority Date Retention

Vietnam EB-5 Retrogression Now a Reality: 5 Things to Know

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.

By | 2018-05-15T23:25:29+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Blog, EB-5, Joseph Barnett, Robert Blanco|Comments Off on Vietnam EB-5 Retrogression Now a Reality: 5 Things to Know

Regulations v. Legislation – On the Brink of EB-5 Reform

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.

By | 2018-05-16T00:29:01+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Blog, EB-5, Joseph Barnett|Comments Off on Regulations v. Legislation – On the Brink of EB-5 Reform

Five Things You Need to Know About EB-5 Visa Backlog – (Vietnamese and English)

5 things you need to know about the EB-5 visa backlogs

By | 2018-05-16T20:52:31+00:00 March 27th, 2018|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Blog, EB-5, Joseph Barnett|Comments Off on Five Things You Need to Know About EB-5 Visa Backlog – (Vietnamese and English)

Impact of Marriage (and Divorce) during the EB-5 Process

These events such as marriage or divorce can significantly impact your case. Since the EB-5 process is often a long journey, these questions seem to be coming up more often.

By | 2018-05-21T22:17:26+00:00 March 26th, 2018|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Blog, EB-5, Eva Yang, Robert Blanco|Comments Off on Impact of Marriage (and Divorce) during the EB-5 Process

EB-5 Regional Center Program Expected to be Extended to September 30, 2018

An extension of the EB-5 Regional Center Program to September 30, 2018 is expected to be signed into law by President Trump this week.

By | 2018-05-16T21:57:16+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|Blog, EB-5|Comments Off on EB-5 Regional Center Program Expected to be Extended to September 30, 2018