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05 Feb REGULATIONS VS LEGISLATION “…If confirmed, I commit to finalizing the proposed EB-5 rules…” USCIS Director Cissna

Author: Mona Shah, Esq. At Cissna’s Senate Confirmation hearing, Cissna was asked: “On January 13, 2017, the Obama Administration proposed rules to improve federal oversight of the EB-5 program and curb some of the worst abuses within it. These proposed rules will soon be finalized and...

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19 Dec REGULATIONS VS LEGISLATION “…If confirmed, I commit to finalizing the proposed EB-5 rules…” USCIS Director Cissna

Author: Mona Shah, Esq. . At Cissna’s Senate Confirmation hearing,October 5, 2017, Cissna was asked: “On January 13, 2017, the Obama Administration proposed rules to improve federal oversight of the EB-5 program and curb some of the worst abuses within it. These proposed rules will soon be...

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02 May EB-5 Program Extension Announced!

Another clean extension? On Monday, May 2, 2017, a bi-partisan omnibus spending deal was filed by Congressional Leadership to fund the government through September 30, 2017.  An omnibus spending bill packages many of the smaller appropriations bills into one larger single bill.  The more than...

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23 Jul Burden of Proof in Immigration Matters – An Advocate’s Guide

By: Lory D. Rosenberg I. Definitions and Concepts The burden of proof in immigration law matters refers to the duty of a party to provide probative evidence that satisfies the statutory or regulatory requirements necessary to establish a particular condition or status, such as an individual’s admissibility, inadmissibility,...

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