All Articles: Advanced / OISC L3

Advanced: International surrogacy and immigration and nationality law issues: 4 CPD

Recent years have seen an increase in international surrogacy arrangements, under which citizens or residents of the UK who are unable to conceive pay someone in a foreign country to carry and give birth to their child. The process can bring enormous ...

29th July 2020 By

Advanced: Costs in immigration cases: 3 CPD

In increasingly hard times, winning costs in immigration litigation is increasingly vital for commercial survival. This course covers the CPR on costs, the different types of costs, case law on costs, submissions on costs and tips on pursuing a favour ...

7th April 2020 By

Advanced: Urgent injunction applications: 3 CPD

This course equips solicitors and barristers with the knowledge and skills they need to secure just outcomes for their clients and to minimise the chances of judicial criticism. It covers: the ethics of ex parte applications strategic considerations w ...

2nd August 2019 By

Advanced: Zambrano and EU citizenship: 3 CPD

The landmark Court of Justice of the European Union case of Zambrano fundamentally changed the basis of ‘derived’ EU residence rights. The initial judgment was short on reasons, though, and this course looks at subsequent EU and domestic case law ...

25th June 2019 By

Advanced: Unlawful detention: 3 CPD

This course teaches participants the basic principles of arguing an unlawful detention case in the immigration context. It looks at some key concepts and practicalities such as statutory detention powers, how to pursue a bail application, the differen ...

25th October 2018 By

Advanced: Deprivation of citizenship: 3 CPD

Deprivation of citizenship cases are on the rise, with an average of around 20 cases per year. Some are on public good grounds, some on the grounds of deception. This course looks at both and also covers the separate process of nullification. The cour ...

11th October 2018 By

Advanced: Deportation of non EU and EU nationals: 4 CPD

Welcome to our course on deportation law! We cover the law and rules on deportation of non EU and EU citizens, including the complex statutory framework, overlapping immigration rules, automatic deportation, revocation of deportation orders, out of c ...

9th August 2018 By

Advanced: Dublin 3 and third country returns within the EU: 2 CPD

Here we look at developments surrounding third country returns and in particular at the EU legislation known as “Dublin 3”. That is the instrument which now generally governs the procedures by which one European Union member state only will be ide ...

30th November 2017 By

Advanced: Identifying and assisting trafficking survivors: 3 CPD

This online training course on helping survivors of human trafficking covers warning signs, risk factors and identification of possible victims, how the trafficking assistance process (National Referral Mechanism) works, immigration options for victim ...

17th October 2017 By

Advanced: EU law: Surinder Singh cases: 2 CPD

Surinder Singh is the case that established that when a British citizen leaves the UK to live and work in another EU country, on their return they can bring family members with them using EU law, which is far more respectful of family life than UK imm ...

7th March 2017 By

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