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Are you a UK based employer? The Home Office may be coming after you!

July 30, 2015 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

The Home Office regularly publishes on its website details of the number of Sponsor Licences it revokes and carries out arrests pertaining to illegal workers and the resulting potential civil liabilities/hefty fines employers could face as a result of not complying with the law. This ‘naming & shaming’ activity by the Home Office clearly demonstrates

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Liability of partner unaware of fiduciary breach by another partner

Fiduciary breach by another partner

Rahul Batra listed in Leader List 2015 by Citywealth Magazine as top UK Lawyer

Hudson McKenzie are delighted to announce that our Managing Partner, Rahul Batra has been included in the list of top UK lawyers published by Citywealth Magazine. Click here to view full listing. The Citywealth Leaders List is the indispensible best of the best online directory of wealth management professionals worldwide. This online resource provides a

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Limiting numbers of non-EU skilled migrants threatens UK’s economic recovery

July 23, 2015 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

Tier 2 visa changes

UK student immigration policy detrimental for businesses and economy

July 22, 2015 | Immigration, Latest Thinking

Education – in particular higher education such as University undergraduate degree level and beyond – is one of the UK’s great success stories. Every single year, thousands of overseas students migrate to the UK to learn and further their academic abilities. Many of these students are then picked up by UK companies as part of

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New Criminal Record Requirement for Tier 1 (Investor) and Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) visas

July 21, 2015 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

Criminal Record Requirement for Tier 1 visa

New income requirements for Indefinite Leave to Remain

July 20, 2015 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

New income requirements for Indefinite Leave to Remain

Foreign students to be banned from working in UK and forced to leave once they finish studies

July 20, 2015 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

Foreign students to be banned from working in UK

UK to experience spike in Mergers & Acquisitions activity

UK Lawyers for Mergers & Acquisitions

Applying for a Sponsor Licence: Things to bear in mind

July 1, 2015 | Immigration, Latest Thinking

Sponsor Licence Application Lawyers

David Cameron’s non-EU migrant crackdown

June 24, 2015 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

Tier 2 visa changes

Cameron to stop 1.5 million European migrants living in the UK from voting in EU referendum

David Cameron is proposing barring the majority of EU citizens living in the UK from voting in the upcoming referendum on EU membership in accordance with a statement issued from Downing Street. Cameron is also to rule out allowing 16 and 17 year olds from voting – despite them being allowed to vote in last

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Changes to Biometric Residence Permits

May 15, 2015 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

Biometric Residence Permits

‘Van der Elst’ – a convenient alternative?

Van der Elst visas

Immigration, Labour, and why it’s so important

April 30, 2015 | Immigration, Latest Thinking, News

In a recent speech given by Ed Miliband on immigration, he promised that if voted in, within 100 days of taking office, Labour will present to the public a realistic set of measures to reign in UK immigration. Mr Miliband promised to recruit 1,000 extra border staff, introduce full exit checks, and ensure no criminals

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