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Global Immigration Update – United States

January 16, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

The list of countries listed as banned follows from the recent decision of the U.S. Supreme Court.

Global Immigration Update – China

January 15, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

Renewal deadline for work permits changed.

How much will the change in GDPR affect IP law?

As Intellectual Property Law (IP) rapidly advances, how much will the change to GDPR this year effect the impact of IP upon businesses?

Global Immigration Update – Iraq

January 12, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

Airports in Iraq are no longer issuing exit visas.

New ILR absence requirement for PBS Dependents | Hudson McKenzie

January 11, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

Effective 11 January 2018, PBS dependents who wish to apply for Indefinite Leave to Remain will also be subject to the 180-day absence rule.

Global Immigration Update – South Africa

January 11, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

The Department of Home Affairs (DHA) of South Africa has announced that there will be no more hard copies of Police Clearance Certificates.

Visa scheme expanded to 23 Universities | Hudson McKenzie

January 10, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

The Home Office recently announced that the UK visa pilot program will be expanded to twenty-three universities nation-wide.

Work placement opportunity | Hudson McKenzie

January 10, 2018 | Employment, Latest Thinking, News

Hudson McKenzie is currently looking for a highly efficient Mandarin and English-speaking student or graduate for a work placement opportunity.

Global Immigration Update: Costa Rica

January 10, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

New Social Security registration requirements implemented.

Global Immigration Update – Hong Kong

January 9, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

Foreign nationals are now permitted to attend events when visiting.

Global Immigration Update – Brazil

January 8, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

The National Immigration Council published new Normative Resolutions in which regulate residence authorization for foreign professionals.

Global Immigration Update – Ireland

January 5, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

The GNIB Card has been replaced by a new Irish Residence Permit.

Global Immigration Update – Turkey

January 4, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

All Turkish consular posts within the United States are now issuing business and tourist visas to US nationals.

Post-Brexit Britain: Is joining the Pacific Trade Group a good idea?

January 4, 2018 | Latest Thinking, News

The International Trade Secretary, Liam Fox, recently suggested that joining the Pacific Trade Group (TPP) would be a plausible possibility for the UK.

Global Immigration Update – Malaysia

January 3, 2018 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

Applications for MDEC Foreign Knowledge Worker (FKW) Projection are now open for 2018 Employment passes for businesses.