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

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

This CPDcast aims to ensure that legal practitioners are familiar with how to make successful Tier 1 entrepreneur applications and how you can challenge refusals.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Possess an overview understanding of the relevant Immigration Rules;
  • Understand the substantive requirements of the Rules, including the ‘Genuineness’ test?;
  • Understand what the different required level of points are;
  • Be aware of what can be done if an application is refused;
  • Know how the Immigration Rules may assist if an application is refused;
  • Be aware of the relevant case law.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Introduction
Legal Principles
Legislative Updates
Practical Guide
Procedural
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In this CPDcast, Sarah Pinder, a barrister at Goldsmith Chambers, looks at how to make successful Tier 1 entrepreneur applications and how refusals can be challenged. Sarah summarises the relevant sections of the Immigration Rules before looking at the substantial requirements of the Rules. Sarah also be looks at the required points levels, explaining what you can do if an entrepreneur application is refused and analyses the most recent case law in this 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: 39:55

Date Recorded: 23rd June 2015

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