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H1B to EB5 Expos in the US & India Expos
September Events Still Available!

In August, we successfully completed 12 H1B to EB5 expos across the U.S. and 16 expos in India as follows:

AUGUST EVENTS

US WEST

Aug 5

Seattle, WA

TOTAL ATTENDEES: 72

Aug 6

San Jose, CA

Aug 7

Los Angeles, CA

Aug 8

Phoenix, AZ

US EAST

Aug 13

Boston, MA

TOTAL ATTENDEES: 81

Aug 14

Philadelphia, PA

Aug 15

Washington DC

Aug 16

Atlanta, GA

US CENTRAL

Aug 21

Detroit, MI

TOTAL ATTENDEES: 117

Aug 22

Chicago, IL

Aug 23

Dallas, TX

Aug 24

Houston, TX

SOUTHERN INDIA

Aug 12 & Aug 13

Hyderabad

TOTAL ATTENDEES: 161

Aug 14 & Aug 16

Bangalore

Aug 17 & Aug 18

Chennai

Aug 19 & Aug 20

Thiruvananthapuram

NORTHERN INDIA

Aug 25 & Aug 26

Delhi

TOTAL ATTENDEES: 132

Aug 27 & Aug 28

Chandigarh

Aug 29 & Aug 30

Ludhiana

Aug 31 & Sept 1

Amritsar

In September, we will be conducting 12 more H1B to EB5 expos across the U.S. and 16 expos in India as follows:

SEPTEMBER EVENTS

US WEST

Sept 3

Seattle, WA

SOLD OUT

Sept 4

Portland, OR

Sept 5

San Jose, CA

Sept 6

San Diego, CA

US EAST

Sept 11

Boston, MA

ONE SEAT
AVAILABLE

Sept 12

NYC Metro Area

Sept 13

Raleigh, NC

Sept 14

Atlanta, GA

US CENTRAL

Sept 19

Detroit, MI

LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE

Sept 20

Minneapolis, MN

Sept 21

Dallas, TX

Sept 22

Austin, TX

US WEST

Sept 27

St. Louis, MO

LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE

Sept 28

Denvor, CO

Sept 29

San Francisco, CA

Sept 30

Seattle, WA

WESTERN INDIA

Sept 6 & 7

Mumbai

SOLD OUT

Sept 8 & 9

Surat

Sept 10 & 11

Baroda

Sept 12 & 13

Ahmedabad

SOUTHERN INDIA

Sept 18 & 19

Hyderabad

ONE SEAT AVAILABLE

Sept 20 & 21

Chennai

Sept 22 & 23

Bangalore

Sept 24 & 25

Kochi

Discounts are still available, if you ACT NOW.

About H1B to EB5 Expos:

In the last 19 months, ILW has conducted 70+ H1B to EB5 expos in 17 cities across U.S.,
2480+ attendees, 90% are Indian H1Bs.

H1B to EB5 Expos Format:

  • Half Day Event for Indian H-1Bs considering EB-5 Option (Speaking Opportunity included). Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards.
  • Special Note for Attorneys: This event will feature two immigration attorney panels solely on immigration law matters. The only way an immigration attorney can participate and speak at this event is if they are nominated by an issuer who is exhibiting at the event (there is no fee charged to immigration attorneys).

About India Expos:

  • India is the #1 EB5 Country, larger than the rest of the world combined, including China.
  • India is currently the world's fastest growing major economy, it is growing faster than China, the number of new millionaires created each year in India is more than China.
  • We will quickly put you in front of investors and agents to present your project to. Our expos will flood you with many prospects in a short time.

India Expos Format:

  • Expo featuring seminar and exhibition; Mini meetings with investors and agents.
  • Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards.
  • Special Note for Attorneys: The only way an immigration attorney can participate and speak at this event is if they are nominated by the issuer exhibiting at the custom expo. (there is no fee charged to immigration attorneys).

Legislative Update Mid-August

ILW H1B to EB5 Expos -US WEST

ILW H1B to EB5 Expos US EAST

ILW H1B to EB5 Expos US CENTRAL

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Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal

Washington DC - The DC office of Steptoe & Johnson LLP, a Washington, DC based law firm, has an opening for a full-time experienced paralegal to support our busy immigration practice. Minimum of two - five years of immigration paralegal experience preparing non-immigrant (e.g., H-1B, L-1, E-2, O-1) and immigrant (PERM, EB-1 and EB-5) filings. Provide support in preparation and filing of petitions and applications with federal government agencies. Versed in consular processing and practices. Assist with such tasks as: preparing routine correspondence, researching immigration law and procedures, and case management. Play a significant role in gathering information from clients and assisting with immigration strategies. Prepare draft RFE responses, appeals and memoranda. Experience with compliance issues: E-verify and I-9 audits. Knowledge of web-based case management system. Excellent attention to detail and strong organizational and communication (oral and written) skills. Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment with an emphasis on ability to work with a team. Strong skills in working on multiple projects. A four year college degree is required.

Please submit cover letter, resume and writing sample to steptoeimmigration@gmail.com

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney

GOSWAMI & ASSOCIATES Fremont, CA Office, Immigration firm has an opening for an immigration attorney to handle employment-based non-immigrant cases including H-1B, L-1, E-2, O-1, R-1, employment-based immigrant cases including EB-1, EB-2, EB-3, EB-5; asylum applications and family-based cases.

Qualifications and Skills • Must be licensed to pratice law (california preferred) • Must have excellent English writing and oral communication skills. • Secondary language skills a plus (Punjabi and Hindi preferred) • Excellent organization and computer skills required.

Experience • 2 years minimum experience in business immigration law preferred • Knowledge of H-1B, L-1, and PERM preferred • Salary negetoable based on experience • Medical and paid vacation

Email resume and writing sample to virender@vgoswamilaw.com and prodhika@vgoswamilaw.com

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