ex-pats brexit

What happens to Ex-Pats if the UK leaves the EU?

There are a lot of questions surrounding Brexit, particularly when it comes to the millions of UK citizens living abroad, and the millions more who go on holiday to the EU every year. While most of the argument is focused on immigration, what happens when it’s the other way around? Will ex-pats need to return…

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What Brexit Means for the UK

On the 20th of April, a range of legal practitioners and MPs came together to discuss the legal implications of the UK leaving the European Union. This meeting was about the possible affects of Brexit and the EU referendum vote on the 23rd of June this year. As it turned out, there could be severe effects…

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National Living Wage

The National Living Wage

As of the 1st of April, the Government’s new National Living Wage will be introduced to UK Employment Law. The new rate applies to all working people aged 25 and over, and will be set at £7.20 per hour. To ensure you’re getting paid the right amount, below we’ve provided all the information on the Living…

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employment law changes

This Year’s Employment Law Changes

This year, the government is making a range of Employment Law reforms that will affect almost all employers in the UK. The reforms have been considered controversial, but as an employer you need to ensure that you’re following the law. And, as an employee, that your employer is following the new rules. That’s why our experts…

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What do the EU Referendum and Brexit mean?

You may have heard that David Cameron has announced a referendum on whether Britain should remain in the European Union. The EU Referendum will to be held on Thursday 23 June. To help you understand what the referendum and “Brexit” mean for you and the UK, We Talk Law have put together this handy guide…

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The new £35,000 Salary Threshold and what it means for Immigration

Immigration law is constantly changing, and here at We Talk Law, we want to help you keep up to date with all the latest changes, and how they affect you. The latest change is the new salary threshold for non-EU migrants on a Tier 2 Visa, which will affect hundreds of thousands of workers in…

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Right to Rent Checks for Landlords and Tenants

  As of the 1st February, landlords who let out properties in England now have to carry out compulsory ‘right to rent’ checks to make sure any potential tenants have the right to rent property in the UK. What does a ‘right to rent’ check mean? Under the new immigration rules, landlords are now expected…

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Changes to UK Immigration Law in 2016

At We Talk Law, we help our clients with a range of different Immigration Law cases, from applying for a UK Visa and seeking asylum, to contending with deportation and applications for naturalisation. If you’re looking to work or live in the UK, we always recommend keeping up to date with the changes in UK…

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Changes to Employment Law in 2015 and 2016

UK law changes more often than you might think, and as an employer or employee, it’s wise to be aware of what changes are coming, and how they may affect you and your business. In this quick and easy guide, we discuss upcoming changes in 2015 and 2016, and how they affect businesses and employees.…

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