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Richmond Chambers Immigration Barristers
Primarily, whether an applicant will be refused under the ‘suitability' grounds in an EU Settlement Scheme application relates to previous criminal conduct, see also the previous article on criminality and applications under the Scheme.
UK
Richmond Chambers Immigration Barristers
The Home Office has published new guidance on when a decision maker should vary an application for settlement/indefinite leave to remain and grant permission to stay instead.
Thaxted Legal
Some foreign nationals may wish to set up a business in the UK in order to obtain Skilled Worker sponsor licence and employ themselves on the Skilled Worker visa at their own UK company.
Latitude Law
Holding a sponsor licence allows businesses to employ migrant workers within suitably skilled roles. There are many responsibilities and duties which apply to sponsors...
Richmond Chambers Immigration Barristers
In HA (Iraq), RA (Iraq) and AA (Nigeria) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2022] UKSC 22, the Supreme Court was called to consider one more time the statutory provisions...
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
Esports will this year feature in the Commonwealth Games for the first time. Alongside the Commonwealth Esports Championships, the Commonwealth Esports Forum will be held at the same venue on 5 August.
Lewis Silkin
The requirement for some foreign nationals to register with the police has been suspended with effect from at least 4 August 2022. The Home Office has not made an official announcement and the Immigration Rules...
Thaxted Legal
Steps and requirements for Skilled Worker sponsor licence and Skilled Worker visa.
Richmond Chambers Immigration Barristers
In the last three years, the Entrepreneur, Investor and Sole Representative of an Overseas Business category have all closed to new entrants.
Lewis Silkin
Employment law and immigration law are two distinct areas of law. On occasion, they meet each other and can create headaches for employers.
Richmond Chambers Immigration Barristers
If you are thinking of the UK visa options available for graduates, you may want to have a look at this post where we set out the various work and business visa options available to graduates.
Envoy Global, Inc.
In July 2022, the United Kingdom (UK) introduced the "New Plan for Immigration". In this plan, the government outlined increased security of the country's border and new methods of facilitating entry into the country.
Latitude Law
A couple of weeks ago, we presented a visa session for students at a University of Manchester employability event, held at Alliance Manchester Business School. In 2020-21, ...
Richmond Chambers Immigration Barristers
If you are a top global university graduate and are eligible to apply under the new High Potential Individual (HPI) route, this is a great option for you, and will enable...
Giambrone & Partners
In 2015 the Portuguese government enacted Decree law 30-A/2015 introducing the right to Portuguese citizenship for the descendants of Sephardic Jews in an attempt...
Mayer Brown
In this short article, James Perrott, who leads the UK immigration and European Mobility practice at Mayer Brown, considers the particular challenges involved in sponsoring nannies to work in the UK...
Richmond Chambers Immigration Barristers
It is important to note that ‘British'-born citizens referred to in this post also refers to those born in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Bindmans LLP
More than three months after priority processing services on all visa applications were suspended, they continue to be suspended for visa applications for work, family and student routes being filed...
Latitude Law
On 20 July 2022, the UK Supreme Court gave its judgment In the three joined appeals of HA (Iraq), RA (Iraq) and AA (Nigeria) [2022] UKSC 22.
Lewis Silkin
On 20 July 2022 the Home Office published further details of its strategy to deliver an end-to-end digital immigration system. The planned system transformation will involve a digital process for ...
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