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Aug
09
2019

Prime Minister announces a major shake-up to the Immigration Rules

The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has announced on Facebook live yesterday that he intends on changing Immigration Rules to fast-track foreign scientists to the UK. In his announcement he..

Aug
09
2019

Dealing with a UK Visit visa refusal

A visit visa refusal can be frustrating to deal with. In most cases, it can be unexpected and puts your forthcoming holiday or business plans to an immediate halt. It..

Aug
08
2019

Risk to applying 12.07% cap for Part-Time workers

The Court of Appeal (“CoA”) decision in Harper Trust v Brazel reiterates the risks to employers who apply a loose and general Working Time Regulations (“WTR”) and ACAS affiliated holiday..

Aug
07
2019

Tier 4 Visa Checklist

If you are a non-EEA national and wish to study in the UK, then you can do so through the Tier 4 visa route. If you are applying from outside..

Aug
06
2019

Tier 2 visa: What is a genuine vacancy?

Tier 2 Sponsors are bound by various sponsorship duties, and one of the most important ones is offering a genuine vacancy for a job role. A failure to provide a..

Aug
06
2019

Obligation to keep national minimum wage records transfers to transferee

Employers have an ongoing duty to keep sufficient national minimum wage records to demonstrate their compliance with the law...

Aug
06
2019

Government responds to consultation extending parents’ redundancy protection

In case you missed our article last week, earlier this year the government ran a consultation on how and whether to extend the redundancy protection for pregnant women and new..

Aug
06
2019

EU SETTLEMENT SCHEME – BIOMETRIC RESIDENCE PERMIT (BRP)

If you are a non-EEA or Swiss family member of an EU national and have been granted an EU Settlement Scheme Family Permit to enter the UK, then you will..

Aug
01
2019

Urgent update to the Tier 2 policy guidance – 1 August 2019

The Home Office has issued a further urgent Addendum to the Tier 2 policy guidance today. This follows their earlier addendum of 17 July 2019 to the Tier 2 &5..

Aug
01
2019

The government had announced that it will enhance redundancy protections for pregnant women and new parents

It is estimated that up to 54,000 women a year lose their jobs as a result of pregnancy or maternity discrimination with 37% of women feeling isolated to the point..



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