EB5 Extended Without Change but H1b & L1 Not So Lucky

The budget deal in Congress yesterday included some immigration provisions. Some visa programs had deadlines so needed to be addressed. The EB5 regional center (‘pilot’)Program was set to expire but like previous years, it was extended. This time is was extended until September 2016. In the past, the extensions have been for up to 3[…]

New R-1 Visa Application Rules from November 2008

This article is written for a South Asian publication that will be printed soon. New R-1 visa application requirements as per November 26, 2008 rules Religious visas have been a particularly useful visa for our Indian Subcontinent community in recent years.  Pundits, gurus, priests and imams- all have been able to immigrate to the United[…]