Carers

The legal status of kinship carers and obtaining 'Section 11' orders

In Scotland, thousands of children are cared for by family members, or ‘kinship carers’. Children come to live with family members other than their parents for a variety of reasons.... Read More >
Sheriff Court Rules

How simple are the new simple Sheriff Court rules?

Over the last couple of years, various changes have been made to the rules of the Scottish Court system, not only for the Court of Session but for the Sheriff... Read More >
Uk Gov Reflect

Yet more changes to the Immigration Rules

On the 3rd of November 2016 the Government laid before Parliament seventy pages of changes to the Immigration Rules with most of the changes applying to all applications made on... Read More >
Immigration Vanish

Vanishing 3C leave - section 62 of the 2016 act

In a battery of further measures designed to make life more difficult for immigrants in the United Kingdom the Government have announced their intention to bring into force Section 62... Read More >
Brexit (1)

Home Office Introduces New Online Forms for European applications for residence and permanent residence documentation

Following the recent BREXIT referendum, the number of European applications for residence and permanent residence documentation has increased immensely. While we do not yet know how the UK’s intention to... Read More >