Comment: H1-B Visa Troubles, Eb-5, European Refugees
Today's Immigration Daily issue features several items of interest, including News on H-1B Cap, Lottery for CW-1 Petitions, please scroll down to find the item(s) below.Please let us know your thoughts by writing to

Article: Vietnam EB-5 Retrogression Now a Reality: 5 Things to Know By Robert J. Blanco, Esq. , Joseph Barnett, Esq. and Bernard P. Wolfsdorf, Esq.

Article: H1-B Visa Troubles Catapult Indian Nationals Towards EB-5 By Mona Shah, Esq. & Hermione M. Krumm, Esq.

Article: For Some Well-to-do China-born, A Faster, More Useful, And Perhaps Less Expensive Alternative Than Eb-5 Investment To U. S. Immigration By Alan Lee, Esq.

Article: European Refugees Are Making It To America, But Many Others Are Not By Matthew La Corte

Blogging: Immigration Courts Temporarily Halting Legal Assistance Program for Immigrants Facing Deportation By Matthew Kolken

News: USCIS Completes the H-1B Cap Random Selection Process for FY2019

News: USCIS Will Conduct a Lottery for CW-1 Petitions for Fiscal Year 2019

Focus: H1B to EB5 in May

Exhibition/speaking opportunities for April H-1B events are fully sold out. "By popular demand", ILW is pleased to make available H1B to EB5 Events in May in 4 new cities teeming with Indian H-1Bs exploring the EB-5 route.

Special Note for Attorneys: This event will feature three immigration attorney panels. The only way an immigration attorney can participate and speak at this event is only if they are nominated by an issuer who is participating in the event. The immigration attorney can speak only about immigration matters during the immigration panels.

New York, NY - May 6, 2018

Edison, NJ - May 8, 2018

Chicago, IL - May 10, 2018

Los Angeles, CA - May 12, 2018

  • With China's EB-5 market significantly slowed down, alternatives are necessary to complete your ongoing and future capital raises
  • Waiting times for those filing today for India EB-3 are forecasted to be SEVERAL DECADES long! That is why those Indian H-1Bs who have the necessary means are considering the EB-5 route
  • There are well over half a million Indian H-1Bs in the USA, if even 1% or 2% go the EB-5 route, then this is the biggest EB-5 market in the world today - and its right here in USA (so no international travel needed)
  • These events are available only to Issuers, and we require clients to consult a securities attorney before signing up for these events.


  • Half Day Event for Indian H-1Bs considering EB-5 Option (Speaking Opportunity included)
  • Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards.

EB-5 Issuers only - $3,999 per city for H-1B Event
(Inquire about Discounts and also about Platinum Level)

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

Don't delay, act today, before these four cities are also sold out. No further H-1B to EB-5 events are planned till mid summer at the earliest.

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