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Changes to E-1, E-2 Visa Processing in Mexico

Mexico, D.F., June 20, 2012 : "U.S. consular operations in Mexico rank number four worldwide in issuance of Investor and Treaty Trader visas. This is a critical program to stimulate foreign direct investment in the United States. To more efficiently process visas for investors and traders, the U...

APA E-2 Treaty Investor Remand Victory: All Bright Sanitation v. USCIS

"In this case, All Bright seeks a determination under the Administrative Procedure Act ("APA"), 5 U.S.C. §706 et seq., that the Government improperly denied its petition for a foreign national to receive United States Non-Immigrant Investor Status pursuant to the Immigration and Nationality...

Investor Visa Holders Worry Reform Will Leave Them Out

"Discussion leading up to the introduction of a comprehensive immigration reform in the U.S. Senate early Wednesday has largely focused on disagreements over a pathway to citizenship for people here illegally. But there’s concern over whether it’ll address those immigrants like Jong...

Give Peace a Chance: End the U.S.-India Immigration and Trade War Now

"The drums of war are pounding. Prominent American companies, through a variety of business associations , are urging the Obama Administration and Congress to punish the Government of India for mounting hostile actions in a brewing trade war. ... My solution: The U.S. should enact legislation granting...

Lawsuit in Los Angeles Alleges Forced Labor, Wage Theft, Visa Fraud

"Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles (Advancing Justice – LA) and Latham & Watkins LLP filed suit on behalf of 11 Filipino workers at L’Amande French Bakery, who were fraudulently lured by their employer to the United States on E-2 visas and then subjected to exploitative...

USCIS RFE Templates Up for Comment: E-1, E-2

E-1 Employee of Treaty Trader RFE Template Review period: October 6, 2016 - October 21, 2016 E-1 Treaty Trader RFE Template Review period: October 6, 2016 - October 21, 2016 E-2 Employee of Treaty Investor RFE Template Review period: October 6, 2016 - October 21, 2016 E-2 Treaty Investor RFE...