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Sep
18
2019

Adult Dependent Relative Visa

It is unfortunate that many of us have an adult relative, or we know someone, who has an adult relative, who is all alone in a country where they are..

Sep
16
2019

The Tier 4 Student Visa - An overview of the “Maintenance Requirement”

The UK’s student visa is known as a Tier 4 visa under the points-based system of the UK’s Immigration rules. The route primarily applies to students over the age of..

Sep
13
2019

Organisations continue to struggle with GDPR compliance, especially SMEs

We are almost 18 months on from the implementation of the GDPR on 25 May 2018 and there have been a wealth of surveys reflecting on how well (or not)..

Sep
13
2019

Time Limit Extensions – ACAS Early Conciliation

In the recent case of Pearce v Merrill Lynch, the EAT ruled that there would be no month’s grace period for ACAS Early Conciliation if the Claimant contacts ACAS after..

Sep
13
2019

Surge in EU Settlement Scheme applications ahead of Brexit date

The Government, in its latest update on the EU Settlement Scheme, has announced that a total of 1.5 million applicants have applied under the EU Settlement Scheme...

Sep
12
2019

There’s no stopping them now: PhD Level Migrants

The government released its Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules on 9 September 2019. If we recall Philip Hammond originally announced some of the changes in Spring 2019, including..

Sep
11
2019

Government announces the return of Post-Study Work (PSW) Visa

The Post-Study Work (PSW) visa is set to make a return, after it was dramatically scrapped by Theresa May during her time as a Home Secretary in 2012. ..

Sep
11
2019

EU Settlement Scheme: Suitability Requirements

The Home Office published Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules on 9 September 2019, which included a number of changes to the EU Settlement Scheme and EU Settlement Scheme..

Sep
10
2019

Assessment of whether disability is long-term

A claimant will be disabled, under the Equality Act 2010, if they have a mental or physical impairment and that impairment has a substantial and long term adverse effect on..

Sep
06
2019

Unlocking productivity through employee engagement

According to a recent survey conducted by State of the Global Workplace, organisations with high scores for employee engagement showed just over 20% higher levels of profitability compared to those..



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