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Holly Hatton is attending the American Turkish Council’s U.S.-Turkey Investment Partnership Summit

Holly Hatton is attending the American Turkish Council’s U.S.-Turkey Investment Partnership Summit today, February 24.

“The American-Turkish Council is excited to host the U.S.-Turkey Investment Partnership Summit. The day-long Summit will incorporate five energetic and dynamic roundtable discussions with top experts; a Luncheon featuring keynote remarks; and an exclusive Networking Reception. Already, the Summit has attracted […]

By | February 24th, 2016|News|

A New Trend: Executives Responsible for North America Region – Unintended Visa Consequences

Our CFO in Canada just got denied entry to the U.S.  What do we do?  This is a call that we seem to be getting more frequently from our Canadian corporate clients.   We have seen a recent trend where Canadian companies with U.S. operations reorganize and appoint C-level positions and executive positions responsible for the […]

By | February 19th, 2016|Blog, Employment Visas, Immigration News|

Linda Rahal is attending AILA’s 2016 Midwinter Conference

Linda is attending the Midwinter Conference today, January 21 through January 23. Learn more about the conference here: https://agora.aila.org/conference/detail/1115?sel=description

By | January 21st, 2016|News|

Sarah Duckham, Andy Finkle, and Holly Hatton will attend the Immigration Leadership Luncheon

Holly, Andy, and Sarah will attend the Federal Bar Association Immigration Leadership Luncheon on Dual Nationality and Loss of Nationality (expatriation) tomorrow, January 13. Visit: https://www.facebook.com/FederalBarImmigrationLaw/posts/548530195313610 to learn more.

By | January 12th, 2016|News|

Clarissa Upadhyay to attend AACC’s New Year Celebration and Network

On Wednesday, January 13, Clarissa will attend the Asian American Chamber of Commerce 2016 Happy New Year Celebration & Network with AACC Board Leadership. For more information, see: https://www.asian-americanchamber.org/eventscalendar/committee-calendar?task=view_event&event_id=222

By | January 11th, 2016|News|

The DHS may change its social media policy to vet visa applicants

Immigration officials have been prohibited from using social media to vet U.S. visa applicants for years due to privacy concerns. Reviewing an applicant’s social media platform(s) could help officials with their research, and the DHS has attempted to implement a social media review in the past. In 2014 alone, the Department of Homeland Security initiated […]

By | December 21st, 2015|Blog - Show All, Immigration News, U.S. Citizenship and Naturalization|

EB-5 Program expected to extend through September 30, 2016

Congress recently recommended an extension of the EB-5 program through September 30, 2016. The extension proposal is part of the 2016 omnibus spending bill, which is expected to pass this Friday, December 18. As a “clean extension” of the Regional Center Program, no changes would be made to the program until its end on […]

By | December 17th, 2015|Blog, Blog - Show All, Immigration News|

Trow & Rahal to Sponsor DC TechBreakfast

Andy Finkle will attend DC TechBreakfast this Wednesday, December 14. Trow & Rahal is proud to sponsor the event, where designers, developers, and entrepreneurs show-case information and learn from their peers. Learn more here: http://www.meetup.com/TechBreakfast/events/217911302/

By | December 14th, 2015|News|

In Brief: The Visa Waiver Program and new H.R. bill 158 proposal

The House of Representatives recently passed the Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Prevention Act, H.R. 158, by a vote of 407-19. The bill would place additional restrictions on the Visa Waiver Program in an effort to improve domestic security.

What is the Visa Waiver Program?
The Visa Waiver Program (VWP) allows citizens of eligible countries to […]

EB-5 Due Diligence is a Must

It is increasingly evident that EB-5 investors investing in Regional Centers need to conduct financial due diligence on the project and its Regional Center. As the EB-5 program faces more criticism for using disproportionate funding in affluent areas, the Securities and Exchange Commission has become increasingly involved in investigating misspent funds.

This year alone the United […]

By | December 8th, 2015|Blog, Blog - Show All, Employment Visas, Immigration News|