Immigration Tag

16 Mar New EB-5 Law Likely to Pass

As of this afternoon, the members of the Board of IIUSA, EB-5’s main trade association and advocacy group, voted unanimously in favor of draft reform legislation for the program. With the blessings of the EB-5 industry’s key players conveyed to Capitol Hill, it is safe...

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13 Mar EB-5 Change Imminent?

Will we finally see change in the EB-5 space? Discussions about what the future of EB-5 would entail have abounded for years now, but it seems we finally have some clarity on the state of proposed reforms. IIUSA met with Republican negotiators and recently released...

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07 Feb New Regulations…Finally!!

The EB-5 Program is finally approaching clarity.  The temporary Regional Center program, which has been tied to the appropriations bill, is set to expire February 8, 2018.  The program may be extended short-term until March 23, 2018 on the back of another Continuing Resolution to...

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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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