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

This podcast aims to outline the interplay between immigration and family court proceedings. It considers the impact of family court orders on immigration proceedings and outlines the significance of decisions of family courts for judges considering immigration appeals in respect of the welfare and best interests of children.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Have considered the best way to prepare cases and appeals involving children;
  • Know the most common types of orders involving children that the family courts deal with;
  • Be aware of the cross-over issues that arise between immigration and family court proceedings;
  • Understand the importance of decisions of family courts for judges considering immigration appeals in respect of the welfare and best interests of children;
  • Have considered the effects of a residence order or prohibited steps order made by a judge of the family court under s.8 of the Children Act 1998 on the Secretary of State for the Home Department;
  • Have considered the list of questions a judge of the Immigration & Asylum Chamber should consider where a claimant appeals a decision to deport or remove and there are outstanding family proceedings relating to a child of the claimant.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Introduction
Legal Principles
Market Update / Hot Topic
Sources and References:
  • Children Act 1989;
  • Ciliz v The Netherlands [2000] ECHR 365;
  • European Convention on Human Rights;
  • Mohan v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2012] EWCA Civ 1363;
  • MS (Ivory Coast) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2007] EWCA Civ 133;
  • Nimako-Boateng (residence orders – Anton considered) [2012] UKUT 00216 (IAC);
  • RS (immigration and family court proceedings) India [2012] UKUT 00218 (IAC);
  • RS (Immigration/Family Court Liaison: Outcome) India UTIAC 26th Feb 2013.

In this podcast Sarah Pinder from Renaissance Chambers outlines the interplay between immigration and family court proceedings.

Date Recorded: 30th April 2013

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