Comment: Various Items
Today's Immigration Daily features several items of interest including analyses of Mr. Trump's immigration orders, FGM, OSC, etc. Please scroll down below to find the item(s) of interest to you. Please let us know your thoughts by writing to

Article: Travel Advisory: Who is Affected by Donald Trump’s Immigration Ban? By Bernard Wolfsdorf, Esq., Cliff Rosenthal, Esq., Naveen Rahman Bhora, Esq., and Joseph M. Barnett, Esq.

Article: Female Genital Mutilation: The One-Year Filing Deadline By Dr. Mark S. Silver

Blogging: OSC Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against J.E.T. Holding By Bruce Buchanan

Blogging: Visa Issuance from Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen Suspended By Matthew Kolken

Blogging: Senators Request Investigation into DHS Implementation of Trump’s Executive Order By Matthew Kolken

News: DHS Publishes Secretary Kelly Statement on Trump’s Appointment of Thomas D. Homan as Acting ICE Director

News: President Trump's Statement on Executive Order Suspending Visa Issuance for Seven Countries

Focus: India EB-5 Expos

ILW offers limited EB-5 exhibition opportunities at Bangalore, Mumbai & Delhi EB5 Expo
March 12, 2017 Bangalore, March 14, 2017 Mumbai, India & March 16, 2017 Delhi, India

Info on India:

  • India saw 43,000 millionaires leave in ten years ending in 2013 - second only to China.
  • India is #2 EB-5 country after China, narrowly ahead of Vietnam.
  • India is the only competitor to China in the long run in EB-5. No other country can even come close to China.
  • 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 will be easier to handle for USCIS as compared to China source of funds.
  • In 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)


All Day Expo featuring Exhibit Hall and frequent short seminars. (Speaking Opportunity included in Expo).


$3,999 per city;

Discounts Available; Inquire for more info

Final Deadline: February 27, 2017

Special offer for Immigration Attorneys: Speaking opportunities only $199.

For more info please call (212)545-0818 or email or click here.

Headline: Trump’s Talk About Muslims Led Acting Attorney General to Defy Ban Click here
Headline: From order to disorder: How Trump’s immigration directive exposed GOP rifts Click here
Headline: Tech Companies Fight Trump Immigration Order in Court Click here
Headline: 7 Targeted Countries React To Trump's Ban On Immigration : The Two-Way Click here
Headline: Is Trump's immigration order legal? Click here

Letters of the Week

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Reading
Strangers No More: Immigration and the Challenges of Integration in North America and Western Europe - Princeton University Press, 366 pages ISBN: 978-0691176208, $24.95

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