Immigration & Compliance

On May 8, 2023, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed into law Senate Bill (SB) 264 relating to interests of foreign countries. The new law, effective July 1, 2023, generally restricts

Continue Reading Florida Governor Signs Law Restricting Investment by Certain Foreign Entities and Individuals

GT’s Immigration & Compliance litigation team secured a mandamus victory in federal court for a long-pending Petition by an Investor to Remove Conditions on Permanent Resident Status (Form I-829) case.

Continue Reading Practice Spotlight: GT Secures Mandamus Victory on Long-Pending Form I-829 Case

On April 25, 2023, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) hosted a stakeholder engagement webinar regarding the Immigrant Investor Program (EB-5), during which they discussed regulations being drafted to comply

Continue Reading Updates from USCIS Immigrant Investor Program (EB-5) Stakeholder Engagement Call on April 25, 2023

On Tuesday, April 25, 2023, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will host a stakeholder engagement webinar regarding the Immigrant Investor Program (EB-5). The webinar, scheduled for 1:30 – 3:00

Continue Reading Upcoming USCIS Immigrant Investor Program (EB-5) Stakeholder Engagement

Recently, Greenberg Traurig LLP’s Global Immigration & Compliance Co-Chair Kate Kalmykov (New York/New Jersey), Shareholder Jennifer Hermansky (Philadelphia), and Associate Luna Ma (Shanghai) visited locales in Asia to meet with

Continue Reading GT Team Travels and Educates Across Asia

Come mix and mingle with cocktails and light bites alongside real estate owners, investors, and developers from the tri-state area and also learn more about EB-5 financing as a viable

Continue Reading You Are Invited | EB-5 Financing Happy Hour in NYC – March 29

Effective March 15, 2023, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is removing the biometrics submission requirement and $85 fee requirement for petitioners filing Form I-526E, Immigrant Petition by Regional

Continue Reading USCIS Removes Biometrics Requirement for Form I-526E Petitioners

The global demand for non-immigrant U.S. visas skyrocketed during the COVID-19 health emergency, when travel was halted and U.S. embassies and consulates closed. Even after reopening, U.S. embassies and consulates

Continue Reading Bipartisan Letter from the Senate Urges U.S. State Department to Address Ongoing Visa Delays