What is the Omnibus Spending Bill and How Does it Affect Immigrants and Foreign Visitors to the U.S.?

Every year, after Congress passes the budget resolution, it must pass bills that apportion this money to different government programs. This is done through 12 separate appropriations bills, each generated by a specific subcommittee, covering either individual or groups of federal agencies. With so many bills and areas of possible

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Nais Mo bang Magtayo o Magsimula ng Negosyo sa Estados Unidos? Puede ang E-2 Visa Para Sa Iyo!

Ang ideya ba ng pagsisimula ng iyong sariling negosyo ay isang bagay na palagi mong naiisip? Kung ganun nga, pareho tayo! Dahil hindi ako isang green card holder, hindi ko naisip na isang opsyon para sa akin ang magtayo ng sariling negosyo dito sa Estados Unidos. Hindi rin ako nahikayat na

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E-2 Investor Visas for Consulting & Research Firm for two Turkish Nationals Approved at the Consulate in Istanbul

We just received approval for an E-2 visa application at the US consulate in Istanbul, Turkey for two Turkish nationals. The applicants started a corporate consulting and research firm. Please note that past results do not predict future outcome. Please contact Scott Legal, P.C. for all of your immigration and

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Congress extends EB-5 Regional Center Program until September 30, 2016

The news that a lot of immigration advocates and immigrant investors are waiting for – Congress extends the EB-5 Regional Center Program until September 30, 2016! The EB-5 investor visa is a green card option for an immigrant entrepreneur that would like to buy or start a business (Direct Investment)

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Congress pass stop-gap measures to keep EB-5 immigration program from lapsing

The EB-5 investor visa is a green card option for an immigrant entrepreneur that would like to buy or start a business (Direct Investment) or an investor who wants to invest in a job creation project such as the building of a railway (Regional Center). In its current format, the

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¿Cómo elegir un buen abogado de inmigración? ¿Qué debo considerar al elegir un abogado de inmigración?

Con frecuencia nos sorprendemos con el número de potenciales clientes que nos contactan luego de haber tenido experiencias horribles con sus abogados de inmigración. Estas experiencias incluyen incompetencia, negligencia, apatía, tarifas exageradas y hasta fraude. Debido a los intereses en juego a la hora de buscar ayuda con inmigración, un

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¿Cómo Desarrollar un Plan de Negocio Conforme con la Visa EB-5 o E-2?

Para cada Dueño de Negocio, Inversor & Empresario, el hecho de tener que elaborar un plan de negocio es abrumador, pero frecuentemente es un mal necesario para los que quieren triunfar. Hay algunas Visas Migratorias populares que requieren crear un plan de negocio integral y la Visa de Inversionista E-2,

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Deuda Convertible Como Herramienta de Financiación – ¿Amigo o Enemigo? Ventajas y Desventajas de Usar Deuda Convertible para Recaudar Capital Desde la Perspectiva del Fundador

Cuando empieza un negocio y quiere atraer su primera ronda de financiación, la Deuda Convertible es un producto que se le es ofrecido a Inversores. Mientras algunos consideran la Deuda Convertible una gran alternativa para vender equidad, otros son grandes críticos del producto. Scott Legal, P.C. representa con regularidad a Fundadores

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How Can I Help My Family Members Get Green Cards? Sponsoring Family Members as a Green Card Holder

I have my Green Card. Can I sponsor my family members for Green Cards? Yes, as a green card holder and legal permanent resident in the United States you are eligible to sponsor certain family members. You may file an I-130 Alien Relative Petition for your spouse and your children

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