EB-5 Premium Processing Update

Immigration Lawyer Blog San Diego

During the EB-5 Stakeholder Conference, USCIS indicated that the availability of premium processing service for the adjudication of any type of I-526 petitions (Regional Center based EB-5 petitions as well as stand-alone EB-5 petitions), will not be forthcoming in the immediate future. USCIS Director Mayorkas indicated that they first intend to implement premium processing for…

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EB-5 Program Growing

Immigration Lawyer Blog San Diego

Each year more and more investors are applying for U.S. Permanent Residency through the EB-5 program. Yet the program is still a long way off from reaching the 10,000 per year cap. According to USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services), in fiscal 2010 1,727 people applied for a green card under the EB-5 investor program…

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