Comment: EB5, H2B

Today's Immigration Daily issue features several items of interest, including Article on EB5, Blogging and News about H2Band more. Please scroll down to find the item(s) below. Please let us know your thoughts by writing to editor@ilw.com.

Article: A Whole New EB-5 World With Sam Udani Of ILW Immigration Daily – Episode 87 By Mona Shah

Blogging: Vizcaino Pays Back Wages to H-2B Workers By Bruce Buchanan, Sebelist Buchanan Law

Blogging: Three federal courts block "repugnant" Trump-Miller Public Charge rule intended to bring back 1924-style racism. Congress must impeach to protect immigrants' human rights By Roger Algase

Blogging: Executive Office for Immigration Review Announces Case Completion Numbers for Fiscal Year 2019 By Matthew Kolken

Blogging: Trump's betrayal of Syrian Kurdish allies against ISIS. including barring them from coming to the US as refugees, shows the hypocrisy of his Muslim Ban By Roger Algase

Focus: Only 6 Weeks Left of EB5 Grace Period

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12 Top Cities in 15 Days across the whole U.S.

OCT & NOV H1B to EB5 EXPOS in US

Sunday, Oct 27th Washington D.C., US East
Monday, Oct 28th Raleigh, NC
Tuesday, Oct 29th Atlanta, GA
Thursday, Oct 31st Houston, TX US Texas
Friday, Nov 1st Austin, TX
Saturday, Nov 2nd Dallas, TX
Monday, Nov 4th Detroit, MI US North
Tuesday, Nov 5th Chicago, IL
Wednesday, Nov 6th Minneapolis, MN
Friday, Nov 8th Seattle, WA US West
Saturday, Nov 9th San Jose, CA
Sunday, Nov 10th Los Angeles, CA

The cities are chosen based on the proven success of our past events, see schedule below:

Total Attendees

Group 1 West 5-Aug Seattle 72
6-Aug San Jose
7-Aug Los Angeles
8-Aug Phoenix
Group 1 East 13-Aug Boston 81
14-Aug Philly
15-Aug DC
16-Aug Atlanta
Group 1 Central 21-Aug Detroit 115
22-Aug Chicago
23-Aug Dallas
24-Aug Houston
Group 2 West 3-Sep Seattle 73
4-Sep Portland
5-Sep San Jose
6-Sep San Diego
Group 2 East 11-Sep Boston 74
12-Sep NYC
13-Sep Raleigh
14-Sep Atlanta
Group 2 Central 19-Sep Detroit 111
20-Sep Minneapolis
21-Sep Dallas
22-Sep Austin

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).
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