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Categories:
Immigration and Asylum Law
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
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Contributor(s):
Course Aims:

This CPDcast aims to ensure that legal practitioners are familiar with the challenging of the general grounds for refusal under the Immigration Rules.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Be aware of the relevant Immigration Rules;
  • Understand what the mandatory rules are;
  • Know what the discretionary rules are;
  • Be aware of the relevant Home Office Guidance;
  • Understand the importance of the relevant case law.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Case Update
Introduction
Legal Principles
Legislative Updates
Practical Guide
Procedural
Sources and References:
  • Immigration Rules;
  • Home Office Immigration Guidance;
  • JC (Part 9 HC395- burden of proof) China [2007] UKAIT 00027;
  • Adedoyin –v- Secretary of State for the Home Department [2010] EWCA Civ 773 (AA Nigeria –v- Secretary of State);
  • Ahmed v SSHD [2011] EWHC 2855 (Admin);
  • Singh and Khalid v SSHD [2015] EWCA Civ 74;
  • Mumu [2012] UKUT 143;
  • Shen (Paper appeals; proving dishonesty) [2014] UKUT 236 (IAC).
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In this CPDcast, Sarah Pinder, a barrister at Mansfield Chambers, looks at challenging the general grounds for refusal under the Immigration Rules. Sarah summarises the relevant Immigration Rules, explaining what the mandatory and discretionary rules are and takes us through the Home Office Guidance. Sarah then provides us with her analysis of the recent case law in this particular area.

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: 36:41

Date Recorded: 28th July 2015

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