EB-5

EB-5 Job Creation Requirement

EB-5 Job Creation Requirement: Regional Centers vs. Direct Investments

The EB-5 visa job creation requirement is one of the most important aspects of the EB-5 program. In this guide, I’ll discuss this requirement in detail and compare the differences between regional center job creation and direct investment job creation. If you have any questions, feel free to email me directly at Michael@AshooriLaw.com.   Overview:…

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EB5 Source of Funds

EB5 Source of Funds: 5 Valid Ways to Fund Your EB5 Investment

If you are considering an EB5 visa, you should know about the EB5 source of funds requirement. Specifically, the EB5 visa regulations specify that an EB5 visa petition must include evidence “to show that the petitioner has invested, or is actively in the process of investing, capital obtained through lawful means…”

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EB5 Visa Cost

EB5 Visa Cost in 2021: Explanation of All EB5 Visa Fees

The EB5 Visa is a powerful option for investors and entrepreneurs. Through the EB5 visa, you can get a green card for yourself, your spouse, and your children by making an investment in a US business.   To get an EB5 visa, it is extremely important to satisfy all of the EB5 requirements, carefully follow…

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EB5 Processing Time - Everything You Need to Know

EB5 Processing Time: Everything You Need to Know

The EB5 visa is a powerful option for investors and entrepreneurs. With an EB5 visa, you can get a green card for yourself, your spouse, and your children under 21 years old.   In this guide, I will discuss what you need to know about the EB5 processing time.   If you have any questions,…

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How to Go From E2 Visa to Green Card - Step-by-Step Guide

How to Go From E2 Visa to Green Card: Step-by-Step Guide

The E2 visa is a very popular option for investors and entrepreneurs to live and work in the United States. Yet, one of the main issues for people with E2 visas is that the E2 visa does not directly lead to a green card. The E2 visa is a non-immigrant visa, and so it is temporary and does not lead to permanent residence. This can be especially troublesome for E2 visa holders who have…

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Form I-526 - Step-by-Step Guide on the Form I-526

Form I-526: Step-by-Step Guide on the Form I-526

If you are interested in getting an EB-5 visa, you should know about the Form I-526. This is the first form that your attorney will file with USCIS to get your EB-5 petition approved.   In this guide, I will discuss what you need to know about the Form I-526.   If you have any questions…

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Starting a Business in the USA and Working for that Business

Starting a Business in the USA and Working for that Business

As an immigration lawyer for investors and entrepreneurs, I work with foreign investors looking to start businesses in the USA. One of the questions I get asked all the time is: Can I start a business in the USA and work for that business?   The short answer is: Yes, you can start a business…

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EB-5 Regional Center

EB-5 Regional Center Guide: What You Need to Know

If you are considering applying for an EB-5 visa, you will have to make an important decision early on in the process:   Whether you will make a direct investment or invest in an EB-5 regional center.   While both options are valid, and can lead to a successful outcome, your decision will depend on your…

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