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March 23, 2018 – With the immigration debate in the U.S. focusing on impact of chain immigration and family reunification, there are calls for a Canadian-style points-based system to be implemented.
Immigration.ca
Canadians are refusing to budge on their positive attitude towards Canada immigration despite a range of factors that might challenge that view, according to a new poll from the Environics Institute.
Immigration.ca
British Columbia immigration officials issued invitations to apply to 11 candidates under the latest draw for the province's Entrepreneur Immigration stream. Candidates required a minimum score of 113 to qualify for an ITA.
Immigration.ca
Canadian immigration authorities conducted the 30th round of invitations under Express Entry in 2017 and 80th overall, with 2,750 candidates issued Invitations to Apply (ITAs) for permanent residence under all programs. The lowest Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score was 446, six points lower than the previous draws.
Immigration.ca
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Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The USCIS would need to approve final regulations in order for them to take effect and it is unclear when, or if, they may do so.
Dentons
EB5 immigrant visas of all types are once again available to investors who create job opportunities for American workers. The Omnibus Spending Bill signed by the president ...
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
The EB-5 program was created by Congress in 1990 to stimulate the U.S. economy through job creation and investment by foreign nationals seeking to secure U.S. visas.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
A provision to extend the current EB-5 Program until September 30, 2018 is contained in the proposed Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 ("Omnibus").
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
Lawmakers are again considering changes to the EB-5 Program. In fact, before the end of this month, we may see provisions from the "Immigrant Investor Visa and Regional Center Program Comprehensive Reform Act" ...
Green and Spiegel LLP
February 9, 2018 -- The most recent government shutdown showdown resulted in a brief (several-hour) lapse in the EB-5 Regional Center Program after the last Continuing Resolution expired at midnight.
Green and Spiegel LLP
On January 22, 2018, Senior Associate Matthew Galati was quoted in "E-Verify Loses Reauthorization Amid Government Shutdown,'" printed in Bloomberg ​BNA (Paywall). Published during the three-day lapse in appropriations and reauthorization of several programs, Matt opined on the struggles employers faced earlier this week.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
On January 20, 2018, the federal government entered into a partial shutdown following Congress's failure to reach an agreement to continue funding the federal government. Certain federal agencies...
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Here is what we know so far about how this past weekend's federal government "shutdown" will affect immigration adjudications and other related matters.
Green and Spiegel LLP
A continuing resolution that would have funded the U.S. government and extend several immigration programs until February 16 has failed in the Senate.
Green and Spiegel LLP
EB-5 Investors Magazine has selected U.S. Senior Associate Matthew Galati as one of the industry's Top 5 Rising Stars for 2017. The prestigious award recognizes Galati's ever-growing reputation in the EB-5 realm. Galati is a regular contributor to the magazine which specializes in providing information to investors and industry stakeholders.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
With just hours to spare in order to avoid a government shutdown, the House and Senate approved on December 21 a short-term continuing resolution (CR) funding federal activities through January 19.
Green and Spiegel LLP
Congress has bestowed a small holiday gift for EB-5 stakeholders as both houses today voted to extend the federal budget until January 19, 2018. The Continuing Resolution (CR) was approved in the Senate by a 66-32 vote and in the House by 231-188.
Green and Spiegel LLP
Today both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate passed a Continuing Resolution that will leave the EB-5 Regional Center Program operational – and without changes to its provisions – through December 22.
Green and Spiegel LLP
Thus, everyone can expect a short-term extension and another few weeks of anxiety that will hopefully be resolved before Christmas, and then another extension for weeks or months thereafter.
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EB5 immigrant visas of all types are once again available to investors who create job opportunities for American workers. The Omnibus Spending Bill signed by the president ...
Immigration.ca
Canadians are refusing to budge on their positive attitude towards Canada immigration despite a range of factors that might challenge that view, according to a new poll from the Environics Institute.
Immigration.ca
March 23, 2018 – With the immigration debate in the U.S. focusing on impact of chain immigration and family reunification, there are calls for a Canadian-style points-based system to be implemented.
Immigration.ca
British Columbia immigration officials issued invitations to apply to 11 candidates under the latest draw for the province's Entrepreneur Immigration stream. Candidates required a minimum score of 113 to qualify for an ITA.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
A provision to extend the current EB-5 Program until September 30, 2018 is contained in the proposed Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 ("Omnibus").
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
The EB-5 program was created by Congress in 1990 to stimulate the U.S. economy through job creation and investment by foreign nationals seeking to secure U.S. visas.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The USCIS would need to approve final regulations in order for them to take effect and it is unclear when, or if, they may do so.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
Lawmakers are again considering changes to the EB-5 Program. In fact, before the end of this month, we may see provisions from the "Immigrant Investor Visa and Regional Center Program Comprehensive Reform Act" ...
Green and Spiegel LLP
In remarks before the IIUSA Industry Forum held this week, U.S. Department of State Immigrant Visa Control and Reporting Division Chief Charlie Oppenheim made a surprising prediction following a surge in EB-5 immigrant visa demand from Vietnamese investors this new fiscal year.
Green and Spiegel LLP
Today both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate passed a Continuing Resolution that will leave the EB-5 Regional Center Program operational – and without changes to its provisions – through December 22.
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