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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.


CJ McKinney is Free Movement's editor. He's here to make sure that the website is on top of everything that happens in the world of immigration law, whether by writing articles, commissioning them out or considering pitches. CJ is an adviser on legal and policy matters to the Migration Observatory at Oxford University, and keeps up with the wider legal world as a contributor to Legal Cheek. Twitter: @mckinneytweets.