January 22, 2020 - Canada immigration authorities issued 3,400 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) in the second Express Entry draw of 2020 as CRS score falls to 471.
The European Union (EU) has laid out new regulations for short-term travelers effective 2 February 2020.
EEA/Swiss citizens and their family members who are living outside the UK temporarily should be reminded that they can apply for the EU Settlement Scheme without having to return to the UK.
The Irish Immigrant Investor Programme started in 2012 and it receives hundreds of applicants every year. The residents may live and work in Ireland with their family ...
From 1 October 2019, the shortage occupation list for Tier 2 skilled workers was significantly expanded to include occupations covering about 2.5 million workers, or about 9% of total...
The Coronavirus pandemic is unprecedented in how it is impacting us all right now. But for those individuals and businesses who are already entrenched in the convoluted process of immigrating to the UK...
The Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill (the Bill) was introduced by the government in the House of Commons on 5 March 2020, following reference to it in the Queen's Speech on 19 December 2019.
The Government has announced it will deliver a points-based immigration system, both for sponsored and unsponsored work.
Edwin Coe LLP
The UK Government published its new immigration policy statement on 19 February, outlining how the UK Immigration System will operate following the end of free movement on 1 January 2021.
The UK government has introduced a bill that is intended to end free movement from the European Economic Area (EEA) after 2020 and pave the way for a single immigration system
What will the new Conservative government mean for immigration law and policy in the UK?
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
On February 19, 2020, the UK government released a policy statement outlining plans for a new immigration system.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The following alert is directed to organizations with a presence in the UK or who anticipate the need to place employees at a UK worksite.
What is better than being a lawyer? Being twice the lawyer that you once were — or more accurately, becoming a dual-qualified lawyer.
Envoy Global, Inc.
U.K. Home Secretary Priti Patel recently announced plans for a new points-based system to be implemented on 1 January 2021. This announcement arrives approximately one month after Brexit.
The Home Office has issued guidance on managing immigration and travel to and from the UK in the context of the coronavirus outbreak.
The UK government published a paper outlining its plans for the new immigration system which will take effect from the beginning of 2021, when free movement from the European Union comes to an end.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The following alert is directed to organizations with a presence in the UK or who anticipate the need to place employees at a U.K. worksite.
Effective February 20, 2020, the Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) Visa will be rebranded as the Global Talent Visa. More foreign workers will be eligible for the new program.
Fakhoury Global Immigration
Effective October 6, 2019, the UK's Shortage Occupation List was amended to include new occupations for the Tier 2 General category.