This newsletter links to recent media releases, reports and cases relating to immigration and visas in Australia.
Moodys Tax Law LLP
As an update to our blog on June 22, 2020, we have now received confirmation from US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) headquarters, consistent with our earlier interpretation of the President...
July 1, 2020 - Coronavirus restrictions have made the first half of 2020 a major challenge for Canada's immigration system.
July 2, 2020 - Canada Express Entry ended the first half of 2020 having issued the second-most Invitations to Apply on record, despite the country being in the grip of the coronavirus crisis.
June 30, 2020 - Canada admitted a new record of nearly 110,000 new immigrants through Express Entry in 2019 in the busiest year on record for the skilled immigration selection system.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
On June 22, President Trump issued the Proclamation Suspending Entry of Aliens Who Present a Risk to the U.S. Labor Market Following the Coronavirus Outbreak that suspends the entry of foreign nationals with certain employment-based ...
Littler - Canada
On June 22, 2020, President Trump issued "Proclamation Suspending Entry of Aliens Who Present a Risk to the U.S. Labor Market Following the Coronavirus Outbreak," suspending the issuance of new L-1, H-1B, H-2B and J-1 nonimmigrant ...
Fakhoury Global Immigration
Effective June 30, 2020, the Council of the European Union has recommended to lift the non-essential travel ban into the EU for the following 15 countries:
On June 30, 2020, the Council of the European Union adopted recommendations on the gradual lifting of the temporary restrictions on non-essential travel into the European Union (EU).
The European Court of Justice has clarified how member state courts should deal with a fraudulent A1 certificate.
Some COVID-19 restrictions are still in force, but the Finnish Government has gradually started opening border traffic and restarted immigration processes with the following recent changes.
The rules on employing executives from abroad in Germany have changed. This article provides details. Regulations regarding the immigration of executive employees have recently changed.
For non-EU citizens and given the current Covid-19, situation, the submission of asylum applications for those entering Greece illegally was suspended for one month (Legislative Act No. 45/2-03-2020).
On May 23rd, Andres Gutierrez, Investment Migration Consultant at CSB Group and Malta Sotheby's International Realty, participated in a Webinar organised by IREX Business Connect ...
A Temporary Work Permit (TWP) approval is required for a skilled foreigner to perform employment duties in Nigeria on a temporary basis.
Fakhoury Global Immigration
Effective July 29, foreign nationals may apply to enter Taiwan for reasons other than tourism and social visits.
In this video we provide an overview of other routes into the UK.
In this video we provide an overview of conducting right to work checks.
In this video we provide an overview of how the UK's points based Immigration System from January 2021.
In this video we provide an overview of practical points in the process for sponsorship.