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Non-profit immigration law conference returns to Scotland

Non-profit immigration law conference returns to Scotland

Free Movement contributor Bilaal Shabbir is organising an Immigration Law Masterclass Conference in Edinburgh on 7 September 2018. The all-day event follows on from last year’s Brexit conference held in Glasgow.

The conference will attract 5 CPD points and include the following topics:

  • Dos & Don’ts in the Tribunal: An Immigration Judge’s Perspective
  • Regionalising our Immigration System
  • S117A-C; Where are we now?
  • Do Good Immigration Policies Encourage Skills Growth?
  • Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) & Tier 2 in the HEI Sector
  • Common Issues in Entrepreneur Applications
  • Effectiveness of Out of Country Appeals
  • Civil Penalties
  • Invalid Applications
  • Case Law Update

Sponsorship is being provided by MBS Solicitors, Hastie Stables, and McNeill & Cadzow. Tickets are £35, with any proceeds above costs donated to the World Care Foundation, a Scottish-headquartered charity.

The conference takes place in the MacKenzie Building in central Edinburgh. For booking and more information, including confirmed speakers, see the Eventbrite page.

The Free Movement blog was founded in 2007 by Colin Yeo, a barrister at Garden Court Chambers specialising in immigration law. The blog provides updates and commentary on immigration and asylum law by a variety of authors.