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June 08 2018
Vilma Toshie Kutomi Immigration Law introduces new rules – what you need to know

Brazil - Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados

In November 2017 the new Immigration Law, which is regulated by Decree 9199/2017, came into force. Later in the year, the Brazilian Immigration Council issued Resolution 6/2017 in order to align its policies with the Immigration Law. By introducing the new resolution and the changes to the guidelines set out in the regulatory decree, the Immigration Council has amended the rights of immigrants who work on board foreign vessels or platforms in Brazil.

Authors: Vilma Toshie Kutomi, Domingos Antonio Fortunato Netto, Larissa Osaki
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Recent updates

Vera Lavvas Safeguard clause for Romanian and Bulgarian nationals

Switzerland - Suter Howald Attorneys at Law

Authors: Vera Lavvas, Katrin Henzi
Charles Savva Citizenship-by-investment programme – a legal overview

Cyprus - Savva & Associates Ltd

Authors: Charles Savva, Charlie Peter Savva
Melissa B Winkler H-1B cap filings have decreased by 20% since Trump took office

USA - Fakhoury Global Immigration

Author: Melissa B Winkler

Upcoming event

IBA Annual Conference Rome 2018

October 7-12 – Rome, Italy

The 2018 Annual Conference will be held in Rome, the Eternal City. Founded nearly 3,000 years ago, the city is renowned for its ancient ruins, classical architecture, renaissance palazzos and baroque fountains. Rome is a vibrant, cosmopolitan city and will provide an elegant backdrop for the IBA Annual Conference. As the saying goes, all roads lead to Rome – and the conference will bring together delegates from all over the world for the largest and most prestigious event for international lawyers, providing an abundance of business and networking opportunities, not to mention the chance to explore one of the most fascinating cities on Earth.

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