Following on previous submissions by attorneys Julianne Opet and Osvaldo Torres, this week’s featured article discusses the often confounding matter of “EB-5 redeployment” — the reinvestment of EB-5 funds necessary if, due to retrogression, the applicant’s I-829 petition has not yet been adjudicated at the time of initial project completion.

In his article, titled “Redeployment in Light of New Policy Manual Guidelines Published on June 14, 2017,” attorney Ronald Fieldstone specifically addresses the language used in last summer’s update to the USCIS Policy Manual, seeking to make sense of guidelines he says have “created unintended consequences.”

Given the extreme variation between the timelines for the two groups (Chinese and non-Chinese), the structure of EB-5 projects will need to take the difference into account — the necessity for EB-5 redeployment liquidity for non-Chinese investors within a 5-year timeframe, compared to the extended period  for Chinese nationals.

Read the article: “Redeployment in Light of New Policy Manual Guidelines Published on June 14, 2017

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