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Stephen Yale-Loehr: Why a Proposed EB-5 Rule Hurts Stranded Immigrant Investors

Nine years after Congress passed a law intended to help certain "stranded" EB-5 immigrant investors, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has finally proposed a rule. Because of USCIS's long delay in publishing the rule, however, as well as certain interpretations and ambiguities...

Bender's Immigration Bulletin Excerpts: Nov. 15, 2011 - TRO Granted in H-2B Lawsuit

TRO Granted in H-2B Lawsuit A temporary restraining order was issued, preventing the implementation of the Department of Labor's Final Wage Rule titled "Wage Methodology for the Temporary Non-Agricultural Employment H-2B Program" and the Final Expediting Rule, titled "Wage Methodology...

Excerpts from the March 1, 2013, Bender's Immigration Bulletin

Supreme Court: Padilla Did Not Create New Rule: No Retroactive Application to Cases on Collateral Review On February 20, the Supreme Court announced its decision in Chaidez v. United States. The majority of the Court held that the decision in Padilla v. Kentucky, 559 U.S. 356, is not retroactive for...