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EB-5 Investor Scams Target Immigration Lawyers

"Much attention in the press recently has focused on encouraging foreign investors to set up businesses in the United States through the EB-5 Investor Visa program, but there has been little attention to a related phenomenon: “Man-in-the-middle” fraud schemes targeting immigration...

Follow the jobs: Is USCIS fumbling the EB-5 visa ball?

"USCIS’ efforts to regulate “excess demand” in the EB-5 program is gross government interference by web fiat. No entrepreneur sets out to develop anything if she believes that there will be insufficient demand for the contemplated project. The tenant-occupancy stratagem is...

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...

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...