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EB5 investment amount

EB5 Green Card Investment Raised to 900K from 500k

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       23 Jul, 19
 

EB5 investment raised from minimum $500k to $900k. Chinese EB5 wait time 10+ yr. No change to green card family member counting rule. GC interview at multiple location.

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H1B QA analyst specialty occupation denial court case lost

US Court Agrees with USCIS H1B Specialty Occupation Denial

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       22 Jul, 19
 

US federal court agrees with USCIS H1B transfer specialty occupation denial decision for QA Analyst position. University professor expert letter did not work.

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USCIS H1B Approval rate for employers

H1B Denial, RFE Rates High for IT Consulting Than Direct Client

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       22 Jul, 19
 

H1B denial increase. Capgemini has lowest H1B extension approval rate. RFE for speciality occupation increase. Product based companies for h1B transfer.

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HR 392 Employment based country limit

HR 392 is 1044 now – Removing the country limit for US green cards

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       19 Jul, 19
 

HR 392 is. HR 1044 now to remove country based green card limits. Will benefit India and China to reduce wait times.

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Trump plans to end citizenship to US born kids

Trump’s H1B Merit Plan for Green Card, Cut Family Immigration

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       16 Jul, 19
 

Trump government will share merit based immigration plan to design path to citizenship (not even a green card) for H1B visa holders on May 16, 2019. Diversity lottery removal.

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EB2 India pending green card applications

Indian EB2 Green Card priority date movement prediction – 2019

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       3 Jul, 19
 

Indian EB2 Green Card priority date may just go upto Feb 2019 in USCIS season from Sep 2018 to Aug 2019. 10k+ Indian i485 applications pending from 2009!

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