Implications for sponsored & foreign workforce in & outside of Australia as a result of the COVID-19 travel ban.
This newsletter includes links and summaries to recent media releases and reports relating to immigration in Australia.
Links to media releases and cases relating to immigration law.
The Government does not want temporary visa holders to become vulnerable, so is developing strategies to protect them.
This newsletter includes a media release and special measures practice directions relating to immigration and COVID-19.
Policy imperatives of a fairer migration system and better workplace protections are complementary, not contradictory.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
This decision upholds the appeal that the child was denied procedural fairness in an application for a protection visa
Effective 20th March 2020, a travel ban was imposed on all non-resident and non-Australian citizens entering Australia.
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.
January 21, 2020 - Ontario issued a total of 7,391 nominations through the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program in 2019.
January 20, 2020 - Prince Edward Island has released 2020 draw dates for its Expression of Interest system.
December 19, 2019 - British Columbia immigration has issued the most invitations on record in the latest draw through the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program.
December 19, 2019 - Canada immigration authorities have conducted a second Express Entry draw in eight days, issuing Invitations to Apply (ITAs) to 3,200 candidates with the lowest CRS score of 469.
December 19, 2019 - Ontario has announced the launch of a new Regional Immigration Pilot designed to attract newcomers to smaller communities.
March 11, 2020 - Despite total investment falling by more than 11 percent in 2019 as compared to the previous year, Portugal still netted more than €740 million from wealthy foreign investors applying to its golden visa program.
DeHeng Law Offices
Highly-skilled foreign nationals who seek to work for qualifying companies in Shanghai can now apply for and obtain a work ...
All rail and ferry service to and from Mainland China will be suspended.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
To prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Government of India has issued an order prohibiting all inbound international flights to India beginning March 22, 2020.
It has, therefore, become imperative for employers to increasingly safeguard workplaces and their employees.