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Simplified Visa Formalities between Russia and the South African Republic
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Russia, South Africa
  • April 6 2017

On 30 March 2017, the Protocol between the government of the Russian Federation and the government of the South African Republic on mutual


The lesser evil: Immigration law v labour law
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • March 27 2017

In 2014, the President and the then Minister of Home Affairs signed the new regulations to the Immigration Act, No 13 of 2002 (IA). These regulations


Home Affairs Tightens Up Further on Expired Visas
  • Shepstone & Wylie Attorneys
  • South Africa
  • October 24 2016

On 26 September 2016, the Department of Home Affairs amended South Africa's immigration legislation to create more stringent penalties for foreigners


Global Directions: Mobility Trends in October 2016
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • China, Italy, Netherlands, South Africa, Turkey, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 19 2016

Mayer Brown’s Global Directions is a summary of recent immigration and mobility trends arising in key jurisdictions around the globe


Talent has no borders: Seconding employees to South Africa
  • Baker McKenzie
  • South Africa
  • October 7 2016

In continuation of our discussion on immigration consideration when seconding employees to key African jurisdictions, in this edition, we consider


New Bill Amending Immigration Act: Foreigners Overstaying on Their Visas
  • Shepstone & Wylie Attorneys
  • South Africa
  • May 31 2016

A Bill amending Section 32 of our Immigration Act 13 of 2002 was passed before Parliament on 19 May 2016. Prior to the amendments to the Immigration


Europe & Middle East Quarterly Update - March 2016
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Russia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, Morocco, Netherlands, Poland, Qatar, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Czech Republic
  • March 31 2016

As previously advised, a number of rules contained within the Maternity Protection Regulations (“Mutterschutzgesetz”) have been extended to freelance


The Immigration Amendment Bill, 2016
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • March 30 2016

On 17 March 2016, the Immigration Amendment Bill (Bill) was introduced in the National Assembly by the Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs. The


Doing business in South Africa - an update on the latest immigration directives
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • February 29 2016

In the recent State of the Nation Address, President Zuma made reference to his plans to position South Africa as a preferred destination for


Detention of Illegal Foreigners Pending Deportation: The Minister of Home Affairs v Rahim and Others (Constitutional Court)
  • Shepstone & Wylie Attorneys
  • South Africa
  • February 23 2016

Hot off the press is the Constitutional Court judgment of Minister of Home Affairs v Abdul Rahim and Others of 18 February 2016. The respondents are