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AAO: EB-5 Regional Center De-Certified; Job Creation vs. Job Preservation

"The applicant's argument that the IWWTF will be a ghost plant if it does not obtain bridge financing is inherently an argument that touches on preservation of jobs, not creation of jobs. The regulation at 8 C.F.R. § 205.6(j)(4)(ii) allows investors to be credited with preserved jobs, but...

Why the EB-5 'Investor Visa' is Good for America

" A fundamental tenet of the EB-5 program is job creation, which is often minimized by program critics. There are economic citizenship programs available in some countries through which an individual can buy a passport for a price. However, the EB-5 program requires much more in that the investment...