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The Government has announced changes to the Immigration Rules, which came into force on 6th July 2018. Here is an overview of the key changes...
10th Jul 2018 by in Legal Updates
In the second edition of our series on migrant worker sponsor management, we look at some of the obligations sponsors must adhere to.
18th Oct 2017 by in Legal Updates
In the first edition of the Sponsor Management Series we look at how to become a Tier 2 sponsor...
28th Sep 2017 by in Legal Updates
The UK general election on 8 June produced a surprise result for many. In a bruising result the Conservatives lost their overall majority, leaving them to form a minority government with the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP). At the time of going to press a deal had just been finalised...
10th Jul 2017 by in Legal Updates
Changes are on the horizon for April 2017 and we have set out below some of the key changes that HR will need to be aware of...
24th Mar 2017 by in Legal Updates
2016 saw a wide range of changes made to the Immigration Rules and UK Visas & Immigration guidance, a trend that is set to continue in 2017. There are five key, up-coming changes that employers should be aware of...
10th Jan 2017 by in Legal Updates
Following the UK’s vote to leave the EU, much has been written about the potential implications in respect of immigration.
6th Jul 2016 by in Legal Updates
Does the abuse of migrant domestic workers on the grounds of their status as vulnerable workers amount to unlawful discrimination?
28th Jun 2016 by in Legal Updates
The Migration Advisory Committee (MAC), the independent body that advises the Government on migration issues, has published its recommendations for changes to the Tier 2 visa category to prioritise entry to the UK for ‘higher value’ skilled migrants.
14th Dec 2015 by in Legal Updates
Immigration Minister James Brokenshire has focussed his attention on UK businesses and given “rogue employers” advance warning of an updated regime in a further effort to clamp down on illegal working.
10th Aug 2015 by in Legal Updates
April is a busy time of year for the UK Visas and Immigration Authority and below is an outline of some of the changes being implemented this month.
8th Apr 2015 by in Legal Updates
The ever changing legal landscape in the field of employment and human resources has had another bumper year in 2014.
24th Dec 2014 by Nina Robinson in Legal Updates