Washington, D.C. – February 15, 2019: Further to our report yesterday, our firm has tracked the legislative outcome of H.R. 1044, and the U.S. Congress has failed to pass the bill. The legislation had proposed to eliminate the current 7% immigrant visa cap against any...

Washington, D.C. – February 15, 2019. The March 2019 Visa Bulletin released today by the U.S. Department of State reflects the political events that are making headlines in Washington, D.C. The potential for a partial U.S. federal government shutdown unless Congress and the President agree to...

Washington, D.C. – February 8, 2019 – Regional Center EB-5 Resumes, As Indian Waiting List Looms With government funding and the EB-5 Regional Center program extended through Feb. 15, 2019, Indian-born investors are reacting to industry expectations of a waiting list for India. In an October...

Washington, D.C. – February 1, 2019: For many immigrants to the U.S., the Lawful Permanent Resident status (“LPR” or “Green Card”) is the ultimate goal. However, the privileges of residency can extend even to their children, depending on family circumstances. A child born inside the U.S....

Washington, D.C. – February 1, 2019: With a proposed rule to expand the definition of public charge, green card applicants should consider avoiding certain cash and non-cash public aid programs. Under current rules, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) typically looks at cash assistance programs to...