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Immigration Skills Charge Expected to Come into Force on 6 April 2017
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • February 13 2017

First announced in May 2015 it was confirmed on Friday that subject to Parliamentary approval a new "Immigration Skills Charge" will come into force


UK Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation (OFSI) Issues New Guidance on Travel to the UK
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • February 3 2017

OFSI has updated its sanctions guidance in order to include a section on travel to the UK. The new guidance announces that all designated people who


Prevention of illegal working under the Immigration Act 2016 - changes to the law from 1 December 2016
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

Businesses employing staff without the right to work face civil penalties of up to £20,000 per illegal employee. These can be imposed without proof


Business Immigration Update: Changes to the Immigration Rules Announced Today Tier 2 of the Points Based System
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • November 4 2016

Further to our update in March, the Government has today announced that the following changes to the Immigration Rules will come into force on 24


Brexit Immigration Update
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 10 2016

Immigration continues to dominate the Brexit debate - here is a round-up of where we currently stand: Can they stay or must they go? EEA nationals


Post Referendum, What Can You Tell Your EEA Staff About Their Employment Position With You in the UK?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 29 2016

Many of our clients have already been approached by valued but anxious EEA national employees in the UK seeking reassurance and clarity about what


Sports Immigration: Brexit’s Latest Political Football
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 16 2016

In the Bosman ruling in 1995 the European Court of Justice declared that, in accordance with the Treaty of Rome’s rules regarding the principle of


Civil penalties for illegal working - how to protect your business
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • June 7 2016

Home Office scrutiny of illegal working has increased significantly over recent months - businesses with large, diverse multi-sited workforces appear


Business Immigration Update Changes to Tier 2 of the Points Based System
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • March 28 2016

Following the Migration Advisory Committee's January recommendations regarding the Government's proposals to restrict Tier 2 of the Points Based


Sports immigration - Brexit’s latest political football
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 21 2016

In the Bosman ruling in 1995 the European Court of Justice declared that, in accordance with the Treaty of Rome’s rules regarding the principle of