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13 Jan 2015 Year in Review

By Mona Shah, Esq. & Omar Hakim, Esq. 2015 was a remarkable year in the EB-5 world for many reasons. The main focus, of course, was on the impending legislation (S.1501) introduced to reform the Regional Center Program, which was scheduled to sunset on September 30,...

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unused and wasted EB-5 visas

22 Oct Wasted EB-5 Visas

Breaking News! Live from IIUSA, Dallas, October 22, 2015. Charlie Oppenheim, Chief, Visa Controls Office, U.S. Department of State, announced at the IIUSA conference that 500 visas were WASTED in fiscal year 2015. For the fiscal year 2015, 500 visas for the EB-5 category were lost...

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Mainland China EB-5 Investors Stuck in Immigrant Visa Backlogs

13 Sep Help is on the Way for Mainland China EB-5 Investors Stuck in Immigrant Visa Backlogs!

Effective October 1, 2015, individuals in both family-sponsored and employment-based visa categories affected by immigrant visa backlogs will be allowed to file their respective immigrant visa applications or adjustment of status applications for lawful permanent resident status (i.e. a green card) before their priority dates...

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