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Brexit Q&A podcast: your questions answered

Many thanks to everyone who recorded and sent in questions for the Brexit podcast. I have not been able to answer all the questions that were submitted but I have selected a few that I think are of general interest as a way of addressing some of ...

22nd October 2016 By

July 2016 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the July 2016 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. This episode I cover some important EU law issues then move through a considerable number of cases and appeal issues and then end with some updates on new and changed H ...

10th October 2016 By

June 2016 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the June 2016 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. June 2016 is a month I would rather had not occurred. Inevitably perhaps, I start by discussing next steps for EU nationals following Brexit. I move on to discuss a nu ...

29th September 2016 By

May 2016 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the May 2016 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this (slightly belated) episode I cover a number of tribunal then Court of Appeal then High Court cases, including on refugee children and adult dependent relatives, ...

19th September 2016 By

April 2016 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the April 2016 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this (slightly belated) episode I cover some issues around child cases in human rights and in asylum cases, move on to cover several important procedural issues, in ...

17th August 2016 By

March 2016 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the March 2016 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this (rather belated) episode I cover several EU law issues that are still relevant even after the Brexit vote then move on to cover some of the more important cas ...

10th August 2016 By

February 2016 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the February 2016 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this episode I cover a few policy issues then move on to a huge number of cases, most of which are only going to get a fairly brief mention to alert you to what i ...

5th May 2016 By

January 2016 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the January 2016 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this episode I start on immigration fees and the Shaw Review, cover a long list of tribunal cases on various issues, move on to some higher court cases on EU depo ...

15th February 2016 By

December 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the December 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this episode I talk about a few more general issues such as Donald Trump and visas bans, a refreshed post on Adult Dependent Relatives and a post by Berrnard Ryan ...

3rd February 2016 By

November 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the November 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this episode I talk a little about the latest immigration statistics, some rule changes on EU nationals applying for British nationality and the latest batch of i ...

16th December 2015 By

October 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the October 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this episode I talk about some big cases from the Supreme Court and Court of Appeal, several other important cases on unlawful detention and on EU law amongst othe ...

25th November 2015 By

September 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the September 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this episode I’m going to talk about two more cases in which judges are highly critical of immigration lawyers and references are made to the SRA, the protecti ...

19th November 2015 By

August 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the (rather belated!) August 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this episode I cover some important EU law issues on spouses, retained rights and sham marriages, a few asylum issues including irregular entry by ...

12th November 2015 By

July 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the July 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this episode I start by talk about Sir Nicholas Winton then move on to discuss the huge delays in appeal hearing listings and some other tribunal news, cover some imm ...

7th September 2015 By

June 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the June 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this episode I talk about where we are now on the detained fast track, cover a few tribunal cases and then finish with some important and useful higher court cases an ...

28th August 2015 By

May 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the May 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this episode I am joined by colleague Mark Symes also of Garden Court Chambers. We cover the new visitor rules in Appendix FM, a series of cases on process and fairne ...

1st July 2015 By

April 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the April 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. In this episode I cover some procedural points, several cases and some updates on commencement of the Immigration Act 2014. The material is all drawn from the April bl ...

12th May 2015 By

March 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the March 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. This month I cover legislative updates on appeal and visitors, a few asylum issues and then some Points Based System and other cases. The material is all drawn from the ...

23rd April 2015 By

February 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the February 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. For February I cover some tribunal, High Court and Court of Appeal cases, some quickly and some in more detail, I mention some upcoming legislative changes that w ...

1st April 2015 By

January 2015 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the January 2015 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. This month marks a whole year of podcasts, and they have been quite a success so far, with nearly 22,000 unique downloads in total. More subjectively, several people ...

11th February 2015 By

December 2014 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the slightly belated December 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast.  As you might expect, the material for the podcast is drawn from blog posts on Free Movement for the month of December 2014. I start by going throu ...

6th February 2015 By

November 2014 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the November 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. The material for the podcast is drawn from blog posts on Free Movement for the month of November. I start this month by going through some Home Office news and oth ...

10th December 2014 By

October 2014 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the October 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. As normal, the material for the podcast is drawn from blog posts on Free Movement for the month of October. I start this month by going through some asylum updates, ...

21st November 2014 By

September 2014 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the September 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. As normal, the material for the podcast is drawn from blog posts on Free Movement. I start this month by going through some case law and country updates, move on t ...

15th October 2014 By

August 2014 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the August 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. As normal, the material for the podcast is drawn from blog posts on Free Movement. There was a huge amount of important new material on the blog in August so I’ve h ...

16th September 2014 By

Immigration Act 2014: removals and nationality provisions

This post is a brief summary of the removals and nationality provisions of the Immigration Act 2014, and is accompanied by an audio extract from a seminar given by Colin Yeo, Sadat Sayeed, Mark Symes and I at Garden Court Chambers on 13 August 2014, a ...

18th August 2014 By

July 2014 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the July 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. As normal, the material for the podcast is drawn from blog posts on Free Movement. There was a huge amount of new material on the blog in July so I’ve had to be selec ...

8th August 2014 By

June 2014 immigration update podcast

[Update: CPD course now available for Members] Welcome to the June 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. As normal, the material for the podcast is drawn from blog posts on Free Movement. This month I start by saying a little ...

3rd July 2014 By

May 2014 immigration update podcast

[Update: May 2014 update CPD course now available for members] Welcome to the May 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. First of all, let me say thank you for listening. There have been nearly 10,000 podcast downloads so far, ...

5th June 2014 By

April 2014 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the April 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. This month’s update podcast covers some asylum and human rights updates on military service and asylum, the big win for Refugee Action on asylum support levels, ...

8th May 2014 By

March 2014 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the March 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. This month’s update covers some immigration news updates, a couple of asylum updates, some hefty EU law updates and a few more procedural issues for lawyers. The ...

2nd May 2014 By

February 2014 immigration update podcast

Welcome to the February 2014 edition of the Free Movement immigration update podcast. This month’s update covers a range of subjects including some immigration news updates on asylum issues, some legal updates including two recent Supreme Court ...

2nd May 2014 By

January 2014 immigration update podcast

The online CPD training and membership package on Free Movement is nearly ready for a public launch, hopefully next week if the final preparations go well. In advance, I’m making the update podcasts that go with the update CPD courses available ...

2nd May 2014 By

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