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An Advocate General of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has given his opinion in a case concerning the validity of integration obligations imposed on long-term residents.

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Posted by on in Entrepreneurs

Immigrant entrepreneurs play a key role in the economic viability of Main Street businesses, according to a recent study from America.

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The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has decided that non-EU family members of EU Citizens can enter freely into the UK without a visa, if they are settled in another EU member state.

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London First and the London Enterprise Panel have recently published a report warning that current approaches to immigration within the UK could prove to be costly to London and the rest of the UK.

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The Immigration Regulations are amended regularly. The most recent amendment came into force on 10th November 2014: The Immigration (European Economic Area) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/2761).

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A recent report by the Commons' Home Affairs Committee has expressed concerns over some aspects of the Government’s immigration policy, including its use of a single immigration target and the use of exit checks.

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Surinder Singh was decided by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in 1992 and established the ‘return principle’, enabling EU citizens to rely upon principles of EU law to enable family members to live with them in their home state, rather than in another Member State.

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Season’s Greetings and our very best wishes for a happy and prosperous New Year.

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The Court of Justice of the European Union has recently given its ruling in a case that questioned the UK’s EEA family permit provisions.

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Jean-Claude Juncker, the President of the EU Commission, has accused David Cameron of "beating up" EU immigrants, suggesting his plans to curb immigration of poorer Europeans to Britain to work legally as politically motivated. The Prime Minister's proposal comes ahead of a potential British referendum to decide whether the country should stay or leave the UK.

The UK Prime Minister's plan included EU migrants being prevented from claiming in-work benefits for four years; preventing migrants from claiming child benefit for dependents who live outside the UK; and deporting migrants from the UK if they remained jobless after six months of living in the country.

A new report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has highlighted a rise in migration registered in OECD countries after several years of decline, which it says is being caused by an increasing number of people moving within the European Union.

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The beneficiaries of international protection in the European Union (EU) often face excessive red tape when seeking to reunite with their families, according to a new report from the European Council on Refugees and Exiles and the Red Cross EU Office.

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JO and Others (section 55 duty) Nigeria [2014] UKUT 517 (IAC)

(1) The duty imposed by section 55 of the Borders Citizenship and Immigration Act 2009 requires the decision-maker to be properly informed of the position of a child affected by the discharge of an immigration etc function. Thus equipped, the decision maker must conduct a careful examination of all relevant information and factors.

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We are delighted to announce that Thomas Aitken has successfully completed pupillage with Richmond Chambers and has now joined our team of practising immigration barristers. Thomas has over 10 years' experience working on immigration, asylum and nationality cases, with a particular interest in cases involving human rights, European law and challenges to decisions of the Home Office by way of appeals and applications for judicial review.

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If you are a senior employee of an overseas business that is seeking to establish a commercial presence in the UK, you may qualify to live and work in the UK as a sole representative of an overseas business.

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If you wish to set up or invest in a business in the UK, you may qualify to live and work in the UK as a Tier 1 Entrepreneur.

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In R on the application of Aliyu and another v SSHD [2014] EWHC 3919 (Admin) the Claimants were sisters who arrived in the UK from Nigeria aged 11 and 10. At the date of hearing the Claimants were 22 and 21 years old respectively.

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The Office for National Statistics has recently published its Migration Statistics Quarterly Report for the year ending June 2014.

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Posted by on in Right to Work

On 16 October 2014 the Home Office published its latest Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules. The new Immigration Rules came into force on 6th November 2014, introducing a number of changes to the business immigration categories, including: Tier 2 (General), Tier 2 (ICT), Tier 2 (Sportsperson), Tier 5 (Temporary Worker – Creative and Sporting), Tier 5 (Youth Mobility Scheme), Tier 1 (Investor), Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) and Business Visitor categories.

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