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Adjustment Option Per October Visa Bulletin

Adjustment Option Per October Visa Bulletin

The following article is attributed to Darren and Anibal of Darren Silver & Associates, LLP:

Fiscal year 2020 is upon us, and as you may be aware the October 2019 Visa Bulletin has opened the possibility for filing adjustment of status applications for certain EB-5 clients. Individuals born in China with an approved I-526 with a priority date of January 1, 2015 or earlier, and all others with an approved I-526 may file an application for adjustment of status starting October 1st if they are in the United States in lawful status. EB-5 Applicants with certain non-immigrant visas should be aware of potential drawbacks to the I-485 process should they choose to pursue to adjustment of status. Please contact us if you are interested in pursuing adjustment of status. 

Disclaimer: the content of this blog post is for educational purposes only (i.e. not legal advice). EB-5 visa applicants should consult with their own immigration attorney for legal advice.