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September 15, 2021 – DOS Updates on Immigrant Visa Processing Delays

September 13, 2021 – USCIS Extends Evidence of Status for Conditional Permanent Residents to 24 Months with Pending Form I-751 or Form I-829

September 9, 2021 – What Vaccinations are Applicants Required to Have to Immigrate to the United States?

August 31, 2021 – A DS-261 Online Choice of Agent Form Cannot Be Used as a Substitute to Replace a U.S. Attorney’s G-28 in Immigration Matter

August 26, 2021 – COVID-19 Vaccinations Required for Immigrant Visa Applicants Beginning October 1 2021

August 20, 2021 – Update on the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program

August 12, 2021 – Deferred Enforcement Departure for Certain Residents of Hong Kong

August 10, 2021 – Foreign Arrivals to the United States May Soon Require Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination

August 5, 2021 – Enterline and Partners Receives Approval for I-130 Proxy Marriage Petition

August 2, 2021 – Rescheduling Biometric Services Appointments

July 27, 2021 – Should I Apply for a Reentry Permit if I Need to Travel Outside the United States?

July 22, 2021 – Enterline Immigration Consultant Affiliate Successfully Expedites Another CR-1 Visa Through Direct Consular Filing

July 12, 2021 – USCIS Issues Another Alert, this time on the Court Order Regarding EB-5 Regulations

July 8, 2021 – Alert – USCIS changes policy on EB-5 Regional Center Program Adjustment of Status filings

July 7, 2021 – USCIS Policy Update to “Requests for Evidence” and “Notices of Intent to Deny”

July 6, 2021 – USCIS Issues Alert on the EB-5 Regional Center Program

June 30, 2021 – The EB-5 Regional Center Program will lapse on June 30, 2021

June 28, 2021 – Announcement – Nonimmigrant visa interview waiver process

June 24, 2021 – U.S. District Court Rules to Overturn EB-5 Regulations; Investment Amount Reduced to $500,000 – for Now

June 23, 2021 – The U.S. CBP and DOS Announce That U.S. Citizens May Return to the U.S. on Expired Passports

June 21, 2021 – Announcement – Immigrant Visa Processing Delays

June 18, 2021 – USCIS Announces New Policy Highlights for Expedited Processing

June 16, 2021 – What is a Proxy Marriage and Can it Be Filed with USCIS?

June 9, 2021 – DOS Announces Tiered Approach to Resuming Immigrant Visa Applications

May 28, 2021 – Presidential Proclamation Requiring Incoming Immigrants to Have Health Insurance Revoked

May 25, 2021 – What is a Form I-129F Petition?

May 21, 2021 – Announcement – Rescheduling USCIS Biometric Services Appointments by Phone

May 14, 2021 – What Documents Are Needed in a Form I-130 Petition for a Foreign Spouse?

May 13, 2021 – USCIS Again Extends Flexibility for Responding to Agency Requests

May 11, 2021 – What is a Form I-130 Petition?

May 6, 2021 – Can My Spouse Delay Their EB-5 Visa Application and Apply to Immigrate Later?

April 20, 2021 – NOTICE – TRAVEL ISSUES FOR PERMANENT RESIDENTS IN PANDEMIC TIMES

April 19, 2021 – What do the “Final Action Date” and “Dates for Filing” mean on the Visa Bulletin?

April 12, 2021 – Enterline Immigration Affiliate Receives Approval for Highly Complex I-130 Petition

April 1, 2021 – Enterline Immigration Consultants is pleased to share a recent success story in overcoming a 221(g) refusal for the client of its affiliate office in Vietnam

March 25, 2021 – DOS Further Extends Non-Immigrant In-Person Interview Requirements

March 19, 2021 – Enterline Obtains Expedited Processing for Hong Kong EB-5 Investors

March 18, 2021 – DHS Announces End to Public Charge Litigation

March 17, 2021 – Vietnam Investors Leap Forward Almost 2 Months on the April visa bulletin

March 2, 2021 – The March 2021 Visa Bulletin Priority Date – Three weeks forward for Vietnamese EB-5 immigrant investors; China frozen; Taiwan and rest of the world current

February 26, 2021 – Biden Revokes Trump’s Executive Order Restricting Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Visa Applicants

February 25, 2021 – Enterline and Partners Successfully Overcomes Obstacles for EB-2 Immigrant Visa Client in Manila

February 5, 2021 – Trump extends Restrictions on Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Visa Applicants Through March

February 4, 2021 – Announcement – Nonimmigrant Visa Interview Waivers Temporarily Extended to 24 Months

February 3, 2021 – All U.S. Bound International Air Passengers Required to Present Proof of Testing Negative for COVID-19

February 2, 2021 – The Writ of Mandamus for EB-5 immigrant investors update

January 26, 2021 – Interest in the EB 5 visa returning with 75 investors from July through September 2020

January 22, 2021 – USCIS to Replace Sticker That Extends Validity of Green Cards

January 13, 2021 – What is a Transportation Letter or Boarding Foil?

January 7, 2021 – DOS Announces New Visa Bond Pilot Program for Certain B-1 B-2 Visa Applicant

December 24, 2020 – What do I need to show to reenter the U.S. after being outside for a long time because of COVID-19?

December 8, 2020 – What is an I-131A visa and will it allow me to reenter the United States?

December 4, 2020 – The November 2020 Visa Bulletin Priority Date shows slight movement forward for Vietnamese EB-5 immigrant investors

November 30, 2020 – Persons from Hong Kong Not Yet Subject to China Visa Allocation

November 17, 2020 – DOS Announces Plans to Resume Routine Visa Services

November 11, 2020 – What Happens to an LPR if They Have Been Outside the United States for More than One Year Because of COVID-19 Travel Restrictions?

November 10, 2020 – U.S. Court of Appeals Allows Public Charge Rule to Continue

November 5, 2020 – Public Charge Rule is now stopped – again – in latest round of litigation

November 3, 2020 – DOS to Allow Certain Nonimmigrant Visa Applicants to Proceed with Interviews

November 2, 2020 – Announcement – USCIS Premium Processing Fees to Increase as of October 19th

October 30, 2020 – I voted today

October 23, 2020 – Are you a Conditional Permanent Resident outside the United States because of Covid-19: I-829 and I-751? 

October 15, 2020 – Will U.S. Immigration Services Offer Special Relief to Permanent Residents Who Return to the United States After Being Abroad for More Than One Year Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic?

October 13, 2020 – DHS to Introduce New Rule Holding Immigrant Sponsors Accountable for Failing to Meet Contractual Obligations

October 12, 2020 – Federal Court to Allow Public Charge Inadmissibility to Resume

October 7, 2020 – Announcement – New Increased USCIS Filing Fees for EB-5 Investors

October 6, 2020 – USCIS Extends Flexibility for Responding to Agency Requests

October 5, 2020 – What Could Happen to My Green Card if I am Outside the United States for More than 180 Days Due to COVID-19 Travel Restrictions?

September 30, 2020 – DHS Proposes New Rule Fixing Admission Periods to F and J Visa Holders

September 15, 2020 – Update on Visa Chargeability for Hong Kong persons from the President’s Executive Order

September 9, 2020 – Announcement – Important Notice for K visa applicants affected by COVID-19

September 1, 2020 – Announcement – DOS Expands NIV In-Person Interview Waivers

August 25, 2020 – House of Representatives Passes Emergency Stopgap USCIS Stabilization Act

August 12, 2020 – Announcement: DOS Provides Update on Public Charge Inadmissibility Following Temporary Injunction

August 7, 2020 – Announcement: USCIS Filing Fee Changes to Become Effective on October 2, 2020

August 4, 2020 – Announcement: Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks DOS and DHS from Implementing Public Charge Inadmissibility

July 30, 2020 – Announcement: DHS Issues Revised Policy on Foreign Students Outside the United States

July 28, 2020 – Announcement: CDC Issues One Month Extension on Immigrant Visa Medical Evaluations

July 27, 2020 – Congratulations to David Enterline – 25 years as an American Immigration Lawyers Association (“AILA”) member

July 22, 2020 – Hong Kong born nationals facing long wait times for immigrant visas

July 20, 2020 – Has Trump finally overstepped his abuse of executive authority?

July 17, 2020 – Announcement: Hong Kong and Taiwan Consulates to resume visa application services on July 15, 2020

July 15, 2020 – Announcement: Trump Administration Rescinds Policy on Foreign Students

July 9, 2020 – Announcement: Foreign Students No Longer Able to Engage in Full-Time Online Course Work for Fall Semester

July 6, 2020 – Are K-1 Fiancé Visas Exempted Under Trump’s Immigration Ban?

June 30, 2020 – Trump’s Amended Immigration Ban Exemptions Children of U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents

June 29, 2020 – U.S. Supreme Court Allows DACA to Stand

June 24, 2020 – Announcement: Trump Extends Immigration Ban to Certain Non-Immigrant Visa Applicants

June 17, 2020 – The Writ of Mandamus for EB-5 Immigrant Investors

June 5, 2020 – USCIS Resumes Form I-129 and I-140 Premium Processing

June 3, 2020 – Announcement: USCIS to Resume In-Person Services on June 4

May 27, 2020 – Update on Visa Waiver Program Entrants Requesting Satisfactory Departure from Local USCIS Field Offices

May 26, 2020 – Enterline and Partners Successfully Obtains I-601 Waiver of Inadmissibility for Fraud Misrepresentation

May 21, 2020 – David Enterline was recently interviewed about the EB-5 immigrant investor program

May 20, 2020 – House Introduces Legislation to Increase Immigrant Visas for Foreign Doctors and Nurses

May 15, 2020 – United States CBP Reports Sharp Increase on Electronic Devices Searches for 2019 Fiscal Year

May 13, 2020 – United States Federal Court Judge Denies TRO Filed Against Trump’s Immigration Ban to Protect Children

May 8, 2020 – United States Senate Introduces Legislation to Increase Immigrant Visas for Foreign Doctors and Nurses

May 6, 2020 – Trump’s Immigration Ban May Result in More Employment-Based Green Cards Being Issued

May 4, 2020 – Announcement: DOS Continues to Encourage Medical Professionals with Approved Petitions to Seek an Emergency Visa Appointment

April 30, 2020 – Temporary Restraining Order Filed Against Trump’s Immigration Ban In Order to Protect Children

April 29, 2020 – Announcement: USCIS Extends In-Person Services Suspension through June 3rd

April 28, 2020 – EB-5 Immigrant Investor Visa Petition Statistics Released by the USCIS for Fiscal Year 2020 Q1

April 27, 2020 – Trump’s Immigration Ban Has Just Been Released. And It’s Not As Bad As We Expected

April 23, 2020 – Stuck in the US on the Visa Waiver Program (ESTA) – Requesting a 30-day extension

April 21, 2020 – Trump Tweets he will stop all immigration: No Need to Fear (Yet)

April 16, 2020 – The Effect of Breaks in Continuity of Residence on Eligibility for Naturalization

April 13, 2020 – Announcement: USCIS Extends In-Person Services Suspension through May 3

April 10, 2020 – Alert: Changes to American Institute in Taiwan American Citizen Services: Passport, Consular Report of Birth Abroad (CRBA), and Notarial Services

April 9, 2020 – Announcement: H-2 Visa Applicants May Be Adjudicated Without an Interview

April 7, 2020 – Announcement: Medical Professionals with Approved Petitions Encouraged to Seek an Expedited Visa Interview

April 7, 2020 – Announcement: Extended deadlines to respond to RFEs and NOIDs

April 6, 2020 – What Happens if My Immigrant Visa Expires and I am Unable to Travel Due to Coronavirus Travel Restrictions?

April 1, 2020 – Announcement: USCIS Suspends Form I-129 and I-140 Premium Processing

March 31, 2020 – Announcement: USCIS Temporarily Accepts Electronic Reproduced Signature on All Forms

March 30, 2020 – Will the new EB-5 processing policy help children who might otherwise age out?

March 27, 2020 – Announcement: USCIS Extends In-Person Services Suspension Through April 7, 2020

March 26, 2020 – Annoucement: USCIS Suspending In-Person Services from March 18 through April 1, 2020

March 19, 2020 – National Interest Waivers for EB-2 Applicants

March 16, 2020 – Will K-1 Visa Applicants Be Required to Provide a DS-5540 Public Charge Questionnaire?

March 11, 2020 – Insight into the EB-5 China final action date forward movement in the March 2020 visa bulletin

March 9, 2020 – Department of State to Implement Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds as of February 24, 2020

March 5, 2020 – USCIS to Implement Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds as of February 24 2020

March 3, 2020 – March Visa Bulletin See Great Leap Forward for Chinese EB-5 Investors

February 25, 2020 – USCIS Updated Policy Alert Concerning Direct Consular Filing at U.S. Embassies and Consulates

February 21, 2020 – U.S. State Department 2019 Novel Coronavirus Has Not Changed Visa Adjudication

February 13, 2020 – What are Lawful Source of Funds and Path of Funds for an EB-5 Immigrant Investor?

February 7, 2020 – USCIS to Change its Processing Policy for I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Investor EB-5 Petitions

February 4, 2020 – The United States Supreme Court To Allow Public Charge Rule To Take Effect

January 31, 2020 – State Department Expected to Publish New Guidelines in an Effort to Impede U.S. Birth Tourism

January 22, 2020 – USCIS Scheduled to Increase Family-Based Immigrant and Naturalization Application Filing Fees

January 20, 2020 – CBP Pilot Program to Assess DNA Collection Samples

January 16, 2020 – USCIS Scheduled to Increase Business Visa Application Filing Fees

January 6, 2020 – How long do I have to wait for my EB5 Petition to be approved?

December 26, 2019 – David Enterline Speaks at E-2 Treaty Investor Visa Seminar in Bien Hoa

December 19, 2019 – David Enterline speaks at Global Migration and Wealth Management, East Asia, Conference in Hong Kong

December 16, 2019 – David Enterline’s Thought Leadership comments on the Investment Immigration Industry

December 9, 2019 – Enterline and Partners Immigration Attorneys Successfully Expedite Petition for a Spouse Filed Directly at the U.S. Consulate in Under One Month

December 5, 2019 – USCIS Premium Processing Fees Slight Increase as of December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019 – U.S. Federal Judge Finds Suspiciousless Searches of Travelers Electronic Devices Unconstitutional

November 26, 2019 – EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Extension

November 26, 2019 – New EB-5 regulations Took Effect November 21, 2019

November 21, 2019 – U.S. Border Control Agents Refusing Entry to Travelers Over Other People’s Social Media Postings

November 18, 2019 – How Long is a U.S. B-1/ B-2 Visa Valid For?

November 12, 2019 – David Enterline receives an I-829 Approval award at the IIUSA EB-5 Conference in Seattle, Washington

November 11, 2019 – U.S. Ends Visa Waiver Program for Foreign Nationals Who Have Visited North Korea

November 5, 2019 – How Important is the DS 160 Online Application When Applying for a U.S. Visa?

November 4, 2019 – U.S. Federal Court Judge Temporary Blocks Presidential Proclamation on Requiring Immigrants to Obtain Health Insurance

October 30, 2019 – What Can I Do If I am Give a Section 214(b) Refusal for a U.S. Visa?

October 25, 2019 – USCIS Announces Important Policy Change in Defining “Residency” for Parents Seeking a Consular Report of Birth Abroad

October 24, 2019 – David Enterline to speak at EB-5 Conference in Seattle, Washington

October 23, 2019 – What is an I-864 Affidavit of Support?

October 17, 2019 – Regional Center Program extended to November 21, 2019

October 14, 2019 – U.S. Federal Judge Blocks Incoming Public Charge Rule from Taking Effect

October 8, 2019 – Trump Proclamation Will Requirement Incoming Immigrants to Have Health Insurance

October 4, 2019 – What do the “Final Action Date” and “Dates for Filing Applications” mean on the Visa Bulletin?

October 2, 2019 – If You Are Convicted of a Crime, Will You Be Barred From Immigrating to the United States?

September 27, 2019 – Visas “unavailable” (temporarily) for the Vietnamese EB-5 immigrant investor visa category in October 2019

August 20, 2019 – New Rule on Public Inadmissibility Charge Released by U.S. Department of Homeland Security

August 13, 2019 – USCIS Will Leave 7 International Offices Open

August 5, 2019 – August Visa Bulletin – Vietnam Final Action Date retrogresses

July 26, 2019 – Regulation change to EB-5 will increase the minimum investment to $900,000

July 24, 2019 – When can I receive back my capital from my EB-5 investment?

July 18, 2019 – WTW Successful in Expedited Processing for Same-Sex Couple at US Consulate in HK

July 16, 2019 – Taiwan Same-Sex Marriage Limitations

July 15, 2019 – Qualifying for I-130 Expedited Processing Based on Exceptional Circumstances for U.S. Citizens Living Abroad

July 8, 2019 – David Enterline speaks at Global Migration and Wealth Management Conference in Singapore June 2019

July 2, 2019 – EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Modernization Final Regulation has Finished Review at the Office of Management and Budget

June 27, 2019 – USCIS Will No Longer Accept I-407 at International Field Offices

June 25, 2019 – Announcement: U.S. State Department Enacts New Rules on Nonimmigrant Visa Waiver Requests

June 18, 2019 – India EB-5 Investors now subject to a waiting period for EB-5 visas on the DOS Visa Bulletin

June 14, 2019 – U.S. To Require Visa Applicants To Disclose Social Media Handles

June 10, 2019 – Department of State Visa Bulletin Update on EB-5

June 5, 2019 – David Enterline, Esq., speaks at EB-5 Seminar in Jakarta, Indonesia

June 3, 2019 – Can I apply for a U.S. Visa in a Country Where I Don’t Live or Where I am not a Citizen?

May 23, 2019 – How do I know if a lawyer is really a lawyer and what is AILA

May 23, 2019 – Must a Grenadian citizen that is applying for an E-2 Treaty Trader visa have a residence in Grenada?

May 16, 2019 – Latest EB-5 Wait Times and Visa Bulletin Projections

May 3, 2019 – What medical conditions would cause you to be denied an immigrant visa?

May 1, 2019 – How to obtain a waiver for the requirement to meet in person within 2 years?

April 30, 2019 – EB-5 Modernization Regulation Pending Review at the Office of Management and Budget

April 24, 2019 – New Form I-526 Edition

April 22, 2019 – I-129F Petition and K-1 Visa for Your Fiancé or Fiancée – Do You Need an Immigration Lawyer

April 12, 2019 – U.S. Visa Immigration for Fiance(e)- What is 2-Year Meeting Requirement?

April 8, 2019 – David Enterline of Enterline Immigration Consultants is speaking at the Investment Immigration Summit in Ho Chi Min City Vietnam on April 9, 2019

March 29, 2019 – Long Pending I-765 and I-131 Application at the NBC

January 14, 2019 – InfoPass Pilot Program Expansion – the Information Services Modernization Program

January 11, 2019 – Know your rights when returning to the U.S. as a lawful permanent resident

November 7, 2018 – Misleading Marketing/Advertising about EB-5 in the Taiwan market

November 5, 2018 – Is a Final Rule Coming on Changes to EB-5, Including Increases to Investment Amount?

October 5, 2018 – DHS Proposes to define “Public Charge” for Immigration

October 2, 2018 – We have helped Chinese investors who are Grenadian citizens quickly and successfully obtain E-2 visas. Let us help you!

September 21, 2018 – October Visa Bulletin EB-5 Visa Category Now “Unauthorized” for visa Issuance

September 18, 2018 – USCIS Announces Fee Increase for Premium processing to $1,410

August 14, 2018 – EB-5 Regional Center and Investors File Lawsuit against U.S. Government to challenge visa allocation policy

August 1, 2018 – How to Apply for Naturalization if your American Spouse is Stationed Abroad

July 23, 2018 – USCIS Adjudicator’s Discretion Restored in Denying Applications, Petitions and Requests without Issuing RFE’s or NOIDS

July 23, 2018 – Update on Employer’s Training Obligation for Optional Practical Training Extension For STEM Students

July 3, 2018 – Changes in the Accrual of Unlawful Status for foreign students in the United States

June 21, 2018 – Changes in Immigration Policy

June 21, 2018 – Actions to Take When a Client’s I-526 Petition Enters Processing Limbo

June 11, 2018 – Update to Form I-797 – Receipt Notice for Form I-751 and Form I-829

May 11, 2018 – U.S. Immigration Attorney David Enterline quoted in Forbes

February 8, 2018 – 2018 International Education Fair

May 10, 2017 – 2017 International Fair for Immigration Education and Investment

March 28, 2017 – Tired Of Waitlists And Uncertainty, Some Chinese Favor U.S. Visa Over Green Card

June 2, 2016 – 2016 International Fair for Immigration Education and Investment

May 14, 2015 – U.S. Immigration Seminar

April 28, 2015 – 2015 International Fair for Immigration Education and Investment