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.
The Law Society has responded to the MOJ's consultation on proposed amendments to civil procedure rules and practice direction.
We remind defence practitioners of the statutory defence for clients charged with false immigration document offences.
Frequently asked questions about the Immigration and Asylum Law Accreditation.
Training and publications for the Immigration and Asylum Law Accreditation.
This practice note gives advice on how to handle a client's matter in line with the UK Border Agency's new process for reviewing removal decisions.
Advice and information for immigration law practitioners
Provisions, which came into force in April 2013, allow a foreign national who admits committing a criminal offence to be offered a caution, with a condition that they agree to be removed from the UK and not return for a period of time.
It is possible that solicitors could be unwittingly involved in assisting immigration fraud and associated money laundering.
Steps are being taken to try and minimise the potential disruption caused to firms in their bidding arrangements.
Law Society comments on reports that the government plans to restrict immigrants' access to legal aid.
Accreditation for members who meet the highest standards of expertise and client service in immigration and asylum law work.
Webinar - 1pm 24 July. Ewan Watson and others share tips, in-house/firm/cross-firm experience and answer your questions.
Inspiring webinar from BWB partner Tim Barnden sharing his experiences of LGBT+ immigration issues.
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