Comment: Immigration Reform, EB-5 Processing Times
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Article: Some Thoughts on President Trump's Call for Immigration Reform in the Wake of the NYC Terror Attack By Kevin Johnson

Blogging: House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, Sponsor of Anti-Immigrant Bills, Will Retire From Congress By Roger Algase

News: USCIS Updates EB-5 Processing Times

Focus: India Expo
January 15, 2018 - Mumbai, India
January 17, 2018 - Ahmedabad, India
January 19, 2018 - Delhi, India

ILW offers limited EB-5 exhibition opportunities at the Mumbai, Ahmedabad & Delhi Expos

Info on India:

  • India saw 43,000 millionaires leave in ten years ending in 2013 - second only to China, and the gap between India and China has been narrowing since then.
  • India was #3 EB5 market in 2016, after China and Vietnam, India will likely overtake Vietnam to #2 spot behind China in 2017.
  • India is fully English speaking country - no translation needed even for official documents.
  • Indian regulatory structures are more robust than China. India source of funds is easier to handle for USCIS as compared to China source of funds.
  • At ILW EB5 expos you will meet with direct investors, and/or with agents/intermediaries from the country and/or a combination of the above (all depending on local law)

Format:

  • All Day Expo featuring Exhibit Hall and frequent short seminars.(Speaking Opportunity included)
  • Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards.

EB-5 Issuers - $3,999 per city; Law Firms - $999 per city
(Inquire about Discounts and also about Platinum Level)

For more information, please call (212)545-0818 or email webmaster@ilw.com or click here.

Headline: A New York Courtroom Gave Every Detained Immigrant A Lawyer. The Results Were Staggering. Click here
Headline: A Washington County That Went For Trump Is Shaken As Immigrant Neighbors Start Disappearing Click here
Headline: Democrats May Revive WC Immigration Bill After Big Election Day Click here
Headline: Visa Lottery Sets Up Immigrants To Fail — While Risking National Security Click here
Headline: Ex-Defense Secretary Gates Pushes For Citizenship Path For Dreamers Who Serve Click here

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorneys
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Letters of the Week

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
New York, NY - November 10, 8:00am to 5:30pm - EB-5 Conference with USCIS IPO - Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute of Baruch College. See details here: http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/calendar/EventList.aspx?fromdate=11/10/2017&todate=11/10/2017&display=Day&type=public&eventidn=50862&view=EventDetails&information_id=662035


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