Immigration Law Blog

11 September 2017

KN Global immigration update - September 2017

Our September 2017 global immigration update provides details on key changes to immigration rules in global jurisdictions. In this month's issue we include the EU, Cyprus, Switzerland, Austria, New Zealand, Malaysia, Japan and Singapore. Please note that all immigration rules are subject to change and whilst correct at the time of publication, they should not be relied upon as legal advice or a statement of accuracy at a later date.

Benjamin Sookia

23 August 2017

Brexit and relocating with children overseas – mind the immigration and family law gaps

According to the Office of National Statistics, over a quarter (27.5%) of live births in England and Wales in 2015 were to women born outside the UK. It’s reasonable to assume that a number of other births were children with foreign fathers. What will happen to such families comprised of EU citizens when Britain leaves the EU? 

Stacey Nevin

17 August 2017

KN Global immigration update - August 2017

Our August 2017 global immigration update provides details of key changes to immigration rules in global jurisdictions. Countries in this month's issue include France, Italy, the Netherlands, Romania, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Greece, Israel and South Africa.  Please note that all immigration rules are subject to change and whilst correct at the time of publication, they should not be relied upon as legal advice or a statement of accuracy at a later date.

Benjamin Sookia

27 July 2017

Will changes to the immigration rules still present a challenge for spouses to live together?

Following the landmark Supreme Court decision in the case of R (on the application of MM (Lebanon)) v Secretary of State for the Home Department in February 2017, although the judges upheld in principle the Minimum Income Rule, which requires an income of at least £18,600 for British citizens and others to sponsor a foreign partner, the decision did offer a glimmer of hope for the countless number of couples who, although in possession of sufficient funds, cannot meet the onerous rules with regard to the source of the income. 

Janette Protheroe

12 July 2017

KN Global immigration update - July 2017

Our July 2017 global immigration update provides details of key changes to immigration rules in global jurisdictions. Countries in this month's issue include Germany, Spain, Portugal, Australia, Malaysia, Qatar, Canada and the United States.  Please note that all immigration rules are subject to change and whilst correct at the time of publication, they should not be relied upon as legal advice or a statement of accuracy at a later date.

Benjamin Sookia

Skip to content Home About Us Insights Services Contact Accessibility