What is a mandamus lawsuit
and how can it help EB-5
A successful mandamus suit can bring about the adjudication of EB-5 petitions
that have been delayed. However, there's no evidence that lawsuits change the
ultimate outcome of the filing.
By Matthew Galati
t should not have to be like this.
Regional Centers and EB-5 investors are charged the highest
fees amongst all participants in the U.S. immigration system.
Thanks to the poorly thought out “EB-5 Modernization Rule,”
new participants to the program are at a historic low compared
to recent years. Yet, processing times remain unconscionable,
currently pegged at the time of this writing (late March 2021) as
EB5 INVESTORS MAGAZINE
Form Late March 2021 processing
I-526 (non-China) 29.5-50 months
I-829 37-248 months
I-924 35-38 months