EB5 Investors Magazine Volume 7, Issue 1 - Page 87

EB5INVESTORS.COM 85 W hen EB-5 R egional C enters are T erminated , C onsequences C an B e D ire Investors need to do careful deliberation when choosing a project and know the details of what creates a material change to their petition. By Jinhee Wilde I recently received a telephone call from a panicked Chinese investor who told me that the regional center she had invested in was terminated. Her own current attorney could not tell her what to do. As USCIS increases audits and site visits to regional center projects, as well as the length of adjudications at USCIS that negatively impacts the regional center business, the possibility of regional centers being terminated or voluntarily dissolving will increase. According to the USCIS website, they have terminated over 290 regional