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The latest news and views from Paragon Law.

 

Tier 1 (Investor) Visa Suspended, Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Visas to be Scrapped and Other Proposed Changes

11 Dec 18 - Whilst we still wait for the much anticipated Government Whitepaper on the reforms to the UK Immigration Rules which has no doubt been delayed due to the current Brexit debacle, the Minister of State for Immigration, Caroline Nokes did publish a written s

 
 

Business Visitors To And From Europe Post Brexit

20 Nov 18 - We are receiving a number of enquires from businesses about frequent short visits to Europe to conduct business or EU colleagues visiting the UK for the same purpose. Thus far we can provide the following information.

 
 

Deal or No Deal We Will Take Control of Our Borders – What Are The Consequences To Protecting Your EU Workforce and UK Immigration Policy

15 Nov 18 - It has been a busy and uncertain 24 hours in politics and what appears below is the text of my commentary in the media yesterday, following confirmation that Teresa May had negotiated a transition deal and was putting it to her cabinet

 
 

Paragon Law Continues To Be Ranked In The Top Tiers Of All The Industry Guides

6 Nov 18 - Last week saw the legal publications announce their rankings of the best law firms in the UK. Paragon Law was recognised as the leader in the field of immigration law in all of them

 
 

Immigration Health Surcharge to double in December 2018

16 Oct 18 - The Immigration Health Surcharge is currently £200 per year for most migrants. Those on student visas pay a reduced rate of £150 per year.

 
 

Settled Status Scheme: Phase 2 to be opened allowing an extra 250,000 EEA nationals to apply

16 Oct 18 - As we have previously written about here, it is going to be necessary for EEA nationals to make an application for settled status to continue to remain and work in the UK after the transition period which ends 31 December 2020.