Immigration; Tier 2 sponsorship. Dan Squires QC and Nick Armstrong report on a recent case concerning the quality of the decision-making, and issues surrounding the Tier 2 sponsorship guidance, after problems arose with a company attempting a TUPE transfer of key employees. Please click here for the case note.
Mark Afeeva has been quoted in an ESPN documentary and article. The article by Steve Fainaru outlines interference in the activities of the Syrian Football Association by President Assad’s regime, and FIFA’s unusual reluctance to take action in this regard. To read the article in full, please click here.
Sheffield City Council has acknowledged in court proceedings that it failed to meet its statutory duty to consider the impact on women’s equality when granting a new licence to Spearmint Rhino last May. Karon Monaghan QC was instructed by Louise Whitfield of Deighton Pierce Glynn for the claimant. Further press coverage here.
Kirsten Sjovoll has been featured as Lawyer of the Week in The Times. For the full article by Linda Tsang, please click here.
Police officers used “excessive force” to restrain a man in custody at a mental health hospital who died four days later. An inquest jury has unanimously condemned police and healthcare staff actions in relation to the death of 23-year-old Olaseni Lewis, who died as a result of prolonged restraint by MPS officers at Bethlem Royal […]