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  • Immigration law in Australia - an overview

    Inbrief

    30 December 2016

    A business visit is generally a short term trip in order to undertake business related activities for which the Immigration Authorities would not require the individual to have employment or work authorisation.

  • Immigration law in Thailand - an overview

    Inbrief

    30 December 2016

    A business visit is generally a short term trip in order to undertake business related activities for which the Immigration Authorities in the destination country would not require the individual to have employment or work authorisation.

  • Immigration law in Japan - an overview

    Inbrief

    30 December 2016

    This inbrief is designed to provide a general overview about business visits and employment authorisation requirements for Japan. As with all countries the immigration laws may be amended with little or no notice and this guide is designed to be general in nature.

  • Immigration law in Singapore - an overview

    Inbrief

    30 December 2016

    A business visit is generally a short term trip in order to undertake business related activities for which the Immigration Authorities would not require the individual to have employment or work authorisation.

  • Britain is open for business

    Press Release

    15 December 2016

    British Embassy in partnership with Crowe Horwath hosts key meeting aimed at enlightening existing and potential entrepreneurs on the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the UK, post Brexit.

  • Leaving the EU through the back door while the parties rage on

    05 December 2016

    Whilst Brexit debates and litigation bubble away, a number of changes are being made to the way the United Kingdom approaches immigration of EEA Nationals and their families. The Immigration (European Economic Area) Regulations 2006 are being replaced with a consolidated 2016 version.

  • Crime and punishment an immigration double act

    02 December 2016

    Provisions of the Immigration Act 2016 authorising immigration officers to close businesses for employing illegal workers will take effect on 1 December 2016.

  • Keepin’ it real: Sponsors’ record-keeping duties just got a bit more sensible

    30 November 2016

    Following our update on the latest Statement of Changes in the Immigration Rules, we are now updating you on policy changes relating to sponsored workers published by the Home Office on 24 November 2016 and effective from that date:

  • Serge Aurier visa ban

    Press

    28 November 2016

    Andrew Osborne has commented on the breaking news that Serge Aurier has been denied entry to the UK due to his recent criminal conviction, across multiple international and European press and media outlets.

  • Corporate immigration to the UK

    Inbrief

    24 November 2016

    The UK remains an attractive business destination.

  • Prevention of illegal working a: compliance guide for employers

    Inbrief

    17 November 2016

    This Inbrief summarises how employers can reduce their exposure to fines and other penalties under the Home Office’s Prevention of Illegal Working regime.

  • Immigration basics for retail, hospitality and leisure

    Inbrief

    17 November 2016

    Employers in the retail, hospitality and leisure industries are under particular scrutiny from the Home Office.

  • Sponsoring migrant workers

    Inbrief

    17 November 2016

    The process and requirements for sponsoring non-EEA national workers in the UK are complicated. At the same time, the rules are strict, and the consequences of noncompliance could be detrimental to both the employer and its sponsored migrants.

  • Visa applications for entrepeneurs and investors - November 2016 update

    PDF

    17 November 2016

    The UK provides attractive visa options for individuals seeking to invest in the country. But the rules are strict. There are two separate categories - for ‘entrepreneurs’ and ‘investors’ - each with detailed eligibility and documentation requirements.

  • The only constant changes to the UK Immigration Rules

    08 November 2016

    Sponsored Migrants - the Tier 2 Skills Transfer subcategory will close on 24 November 2016.

  • Guest opinion: Engineered for success? Immigration and the automotive industry

    Press

    03 November 2016

    Neil Jennings and Sam Koppel have written an article for AM Online which comments on Immigration and the automotive industry.

  • Immigration and nationality

    Press

    28 October 2016

    Andrew Osborne has commented in the Lawyer Monthly on the potential Brexit effects and impacts on the sports sector, and the business therein.

  • Naming foreign workers 'could breach discrimination law'

    Press

    06 October 2016

    Andrew Osborne has commented in an article for The Brief from The Times following Amber Rudd's proposal to force employers to list their foreign workers. Andrew states: "These proposals are a very crude attempt to try to bully employers" and "Companies already have to go through a complex and expensive system to sponsor any non-EEA workers and so do not do it if they can find local staff of the same standard".

  • Lewis Silkin launches Worksphere to provide complementary highvalue HR services

    Press

    04 October 2016

    HR News has commented on Lewis Silkin's Worksphere launch which shall provide complementary, high-value HR services and bring together leading employment and immigration lawyers and seasoned HR consultants.

  • The Lawyer Hot 100 Connect Event

    Press

    29 September 2016

    Lewis Silkin is delighted to be sponsoring The Lawyer Hot 100 event BREXIT 100 days (or so) later: A retrospective look at the past 100 days and an informed look into the future.

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