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Tier 2 Restricted Certificates of Sponsorship – Rules to be relaxed?

Limitations of the Tier 2 system There is currently an annual cap of 20,700 Tier 2 General visas. Until recently there had only been ahandful of times that the monthly... Read More >
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Immigration Officers Complying with PACE Requirements - A Double Edged Sword?

The Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (PACE) is a piece of legislation which governs the powers of police officers and also provides codes of practice. This blog looks at... Read More >
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The Windrush Generation

There has been much coverage in the press over the last couple of weeks about the experiences ofThe Windrush Generation partly lading to the resignation of the Home Secretary. Whilst... Read More >
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Information Day for EU Citizens

Drummond Miller is working with the EU Citizens Rights Project Scotland and is delivering expert advice on the Brexit process, and how it affects immigration Law – further details can... Read More >
Cohabitation An Overview

Cohabitation: An Overview

This year we are to witness not one, but two Royal weddings. Both at Windsor Castle and bothgarnering an increasing media interest and speculation as to the detail of the... Read More >
The Importance Of Accurate Pricing

The importance of accurate pricing

When it comes to achieving a quick and successful sale, accurate pricing is key. Time and time again, sellers and their agents have made the costly mistake of setting unrealistic... Read More >
How To Present A Property

How to present your property

When it comes to selling property, first impressions count. With the majority of buyers searching for property online, the decision on whether to view a property can be strongly influenced... Read More >
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BREXIT: Good News for EEA Nationals and their families who come to the UK during the implementation period

In this blog post, Jacqueline Moore, our Deputy Department Head looks at the main questions thathave been answered in the latest policy announcement. This policy announcement covers only EEA nationals... Read More >
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Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS) and Switching from Humanitarian Protection to Refugee Status

What is VPRS and who does it effect? The Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS) was a scheme launched in January 2014. The government and the UN High Commissioner for... Read More >
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Health Board held not to be responsible for injuries caused to nurse by patient

A recent decision of the All-Scotland Personal Injury Sheriff Court - Louise Stark v Lothian NHS Board [2018] SC EDIN 7 – concerned a staff nurse (Ms Stark) employed by... Read More >