USCIS Regs Innovate Programs For Immigrant Entrepreneurs

Law360, New York (September 30, 2016, 11:38 AM EDT) — The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services recently proposed a new set of regulations that would bring much needed modernization for immigrant entrepreneurs. The new program, once implemented, would increase entrepreneurship, promote market innovation and create new jobs in the United States. Specifically, the proposed regulation would authorize USCIS, on a case-by-case basis, to allow qualifying immigrant entrepreneurs to live and work in the United States for the purpose of operating a startup organization. Applicants would be required to demonstrate a substantial potential for rapid business growth…
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