Independent legal directories Legal 500 and Chambers UK have released their newest editions, with some strong results for Bates Wells.
UK Visas & Immigration (“UKVI”) has published its quarterly report showing the number of civil penalties for illegal workers found in each region of the UK between 1 January and 31 March 2018 (“the specified period”).
Insights from Chetal Patel, partner in our Immigration Team, have been featured in People Management’s take on a new Universities UK study that calls for the reintroduction of a “Global Graduate Talent Visa” to help overseas students work and study in the UK post-graduation.
Following the news that Kweku Adoboli, the famed UBS “rogue trader” is about to be deported to Ghana from the UK, Tim Barnden, Head of Immigration, has provided analysis on the legal background to Mr Adoboli’s case to Bloomberg News.
With fears of a “No-Deal Brexit” growing due to increasingly turbulent UK/EU negotiations, BWB has collaborated with the Creative Industries Federation to release a report.
Charities may not have been among the sectors consulted on Brexit but the changes will hit them all the same.
We are pleased to announce that five BWB partners have been selected to appear in the Legal 500 Hall of Fame.
Philip Trott has written on how the Government’s capped allocation of Tier 2 visas has impacted on the number of health care workers arriving in the UK.
Chetal Patel, Partner in BWB's Immigration department has provided commentary for a Lexis Nexis article examining the Home Office's plans to exclude doctors and nurses from the cap on skilled worker visas.
Six BWB lawyers have been selected to appear in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom.
Chetal Patel, Partner at Bates Wells Braithwaite has provided commentary for a Lexis Nexis piece examining the Home Secretary's newly announced 'start-up' visa.
The “start-up” visa will launch in Spring 2019 and will require applicants to have acquired an endorsement from a university or approved business sponsor.
UK Visas & Immigration (“UKVI”) has published its quarterly report showing the number of civil penalties for illegal workers found in each region of the UK between 1 October to 31 December 2017 (“the specified period”).
BWB's Head of Immigration Tim Barnden has been interviewed by Free Movement on sham marriages.
Philip Trott, Partner in BWB’s Immigration team, has commented on remarks by the Home Secretary to the Home Affairs Select Committee regarding the ongoing Windrush scandal.