Podcast Location:
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Categories:
Immigration and Asylum Law
CPD Points:
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Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 CPD point (60 minutes)
Listen only, gain ½ a CPD point (30 minutes)

Regulated by the Bar Standards Board:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 accredited CPD point (60 minutes)

Regulated by ILEX:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 CPD point (60 minutes)
Listen only, gain ½ a CPD point (30 minutes)

Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
Yes Downloadable as MP3:    Yes
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Course Aims:

This CPDcast aims to ensure that legal practitioners are familiar with Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights and how this co-exists with the Immigration Rules.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Possess an understanding of the relevant rules;
  • Be aware of the relevant case law;
  • Understand the features of the Human Rights Act 1998 as far as immigration is concerned;
  • Know what the Statement of Intent is;
  • Be aware of the appeal provisions of the Immigration Rules;
  • Know what the ‘insurmountable obstacles’ test is;
  • Be aware of the criteria that needs to be met for someone to be classed as an adult dependent relative.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Case Update
Introduction
Legal Principles
Legislative Updates
Procedural
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In this CPDcast, Sarah Pinder, a barrister at Goldsmith Chambers, looks at Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights and how this co-exists with the Immigration Rules. Sarah outlines the relevant parts of the Immigration Rules, the relevant case law and the key components of the Human Rights Act 1998 as far as immigration is concerned. Sarah then analyses the Statement of Intent, the appeal provisions of the Immigration Rules and the eligibility requirements.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD hour for barristers at the Bar of England and Wales.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD point (0.5 for the podcast and 0.5 for completion of the test) for solicitors and legal professionals.

Podcast Length: 37:33

Date Recorded: 28th July 2015

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