News, advice and information for immigration practitioners, including content on work permits and visas, workforce mobility and other legislative and regulatory changes, and student, asylum and publicly funded immigration issues.
Asylum claims by unaccompanied children must be dealt with through a transparent process which puts their best interests at its heart, the Law Society of England and Wales said.
Cuts to legal aid for immigration issues mean members of the Windrush generation may be denied justice as they try to settle their status and rebuild their lives, the Law Society of England and Wales warned today.
UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) faces possibly the largest single influx of applications in its history as EU nationals seek to settle their status - but the system is already problematic.
Accelerating the appeals process for people seeking asylum who have been detained would risk undermining justice and fairness.
The Law Society has welcomed the government's announcement to withdraw and review recent immigration and asylum fee increases.
MPs were today urged to reject punitive plans by the MoJ for a massive 500 per cent hike in fees for asylum and immigration tribunals.
The Home Affairs Committee echoes the Law Society’s view that the Detained Fast Track system has fallen into disrepute and is not fit for purpose.
Law Society reaction to the Immigration Bill
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Inspiring webinar from BWB partner Tim Barnden sharing his experiences of LGBT+ immigration issues.
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