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  • Can My Spouse Delay Their EB-5 Visa Application and Apply to Immigrate Later? -   In most cases, the family member of a principal EB-5 Petitioner, called a “dependent” or “beneficiary”, can delay his or her visa application to immigrate to the U.S. until a later date if the conditions for eligibility are still in place in the future.   The decision for a spouse to delay his or her […]
  • NOTICE – TRAVEL ISSUES FOR PERMANENT RESIDENTS IN PANDEMIC TIMES -   The following is guidance provided by the American Immigration Lawyers Association (“AILA”) for attorneys and their clients to better understand the travel issues for permanent residents during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Enterline Immigration attorneys are proud to be active AILA members and to share this information with you. Travel restrictions can change quickly for both […]
  • What do the “Final Action Date” and “Dates for Filing” mean on the Visa Bulletin? -   For many people who are immigrating to the United States but waiting for a visa to become available, the Department of State (“DOS”) Visa Bulletin is the most important document to watch each month.  The Visa Bulletin helps the applicants understand their place in line for a visa. In most family immigration visa categories […]
  • Enterline Immigration Affiliate Receives Approval for Highly Complex I-130 Petition -   Enterline Immigration Consultants is pleased to share another recent success story in overcoming a 221(g) refusal for the client of its affiliate office in Vietnam. The client, a U.S. citizen (Joe) and his Vietnamese wife (Jane), consulted with us following Jane’s multiple non-immigrant and immigrant visa refusals. A few years ago, Jane sought advice […]
  • 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 -   The client, a U.S. citizen (Jack) and his Vietnamese wife (Jill) wanted to return to the United States.  After the Form I-130 Petition for Alien Relative was approved, the case was forwarded to the National Visa Center (“NVC”). While at the NVC, the adjudicator questioned whether Jack had enough assets to financial support his […]
  • DOS Further Extends Non-Immigrant In-Person Interview Requirements -   The United States Department of State (“DOS”) has announced a third extension authorizing consular officers to waive in-person interview requirements for individuals applying for a non-immigrant visa within the same category. The first extension, which expired on December 31, 2020, was further extended to March 31, 2021 and allowed for DOS to waive in-person […]
  • Enterline Obtains Expedited Processing for Hong Kong EB-5 Investors -   Enterline Immigration Consulting Ltd. President David Enterline has obtained approval from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) Investor Program Office (“IPO”) to expedite the review of Hong Kong EB-5 investors I-525 Immigrant Petition by Alien Investor (“I-526 Petition”).  An approval of an expedite request is not an approval or a denial of […]
  • DHS Announces End to Public Charge Litigation -   The United States Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”) has announced that the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) will no longer appeal judicial decisions invalidating or enforcing the 2019 Public Charge rule. Noting that litigating inadmissibility based on public charge is neither in the public interest or an efficient use of limited government resources, once the […]
  • Vietnam Investors Leap Forward Almost 2 Months on the April visa bulletin -   Good news for Vietnam EB-5 Investors, as the “Final Action Date” priority date on the Department of State’s April visa bulletin leaped forward by almost two months, from October 22, 2017 to December 15, 2017.  The priority date indicates that any Vietnamese investors who filed their I-526 Petitions on or before December 15, 2017 […]
  • 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 -   The “Final Action Date” priority date for Vietnamese EB-5 investors moved forward three weeks in the Department of State March 2021 visa bulletin, from October 1, 2017 to October 22, 2017.  The priority date indicates that any Vietnamese investors who filed their I-526 Petitions on or before October 22, 2017 now have visas available. […]