- Home Office admits double counting in the EU settlement statistics
- New statement of changes to the Immigration Rules: HC 170
- Do the EU Settlement Scheme statistics add up?
- What legal rights will EU citizens have after a no-deal Brexit?
- Briefing: the status of EU immigration and asylum law after Brexit
CJEU: Child self-sufficient if supported by parent working without work permit
The Court of Justice of the European Union has found that a child is self-sufficient in EU law even if supported only by the earnings of a parent who is working without permission to do so. The case is C‑93/18 Bajratari. The case involved an Albania ...2nd October 2019
Briefing: the status of EU immigration and asylum law after Brexit
As the Brexit crisis trundles on, and we edge closer to the deadline of 31 October 2019, many are trying to pin down what happens to EU immigration and asylum law after the UK leaves the EU (or, to use the Prime Minister’s words, after we puncture & ...30th September 2019
Tribunal finds “centre of life” integration and intention tests irrelevant in Surinder Singh cases
The Upper Tribunal has finally, some six years after the test was introduced into domestic regulations, taken a good, hard look at the “centre of life” test applied by the Home Office to Surinder Singh cases. For background on the Surinder ...20th September 2019
CJEU: expulsion of family members who lose right of residence must still comply with EU law
In the case of C‑94/18 Chenchooliah the Court of Justice of the European Union returns to the contentious issue of the rights of family members of EU citizens. Family members like to have rights, governments like to be able to remove family members ...19th September 2019
Do dependent parents actually need to be dependent under the EU Settlement Scheme?
An EU citizen, or their spouse or civil partner, is entitled to have his or her dependent parent continue to live with them or join them in the UK under the EU Settlement Scheme. This has always been the case since the scheme began. But one particular ...16th September 2019
The good, the bad, and the hard truth buried in EU Settlement Scheme stats: analysis
A few weeks ago I analysed EU Settlement Scheme stats released in August. I argued that the Scheme is not working as well as the Government claims it is. While it might be performing well from the point of view of its administrators at the Home O ...13th September 2019