Honesty Pays

Public Interest Criterion 4020 Public Interest Criterion 4020 (‘PIC 4020’) is intended to enhance the integrity of the Australian migration process by deterring identity fraud and discouraging the submission of bogus documents and false or misleading information with respect to visa applications. Pursuant to PIC 4020, visa applicants are responsible for the veracity of the [...]

By |2020-01-18T06:41:00+00:00December 9th, 2019|Governments|Comments Off on Honesty Pays

Anabtawi v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration)

The recent Federal Court decision of Anabtawi v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration), 2012 FC 856 (CanLII), demonstrates the difficulty in satisfying the statutory skilled work experience requirement for a Canadian experience class visa. The Canadian experience class was introduced in 2008 as an avenue for certain temporary foreign workers, and foreign student graduates with professional, managerial, [...]

By |2020-01-18T03:44:53+00:00July 2nd, 2015|Financial, Governments, International|Comments Off on Anabtawi v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration)

Saeed v Minister for Immigration and Citizenship

In Saeed v Minister for Immigration and Citizenship [2010] HCA 23, the High Court of Australia concluded that persons who apply for visas offshore have a legitimate and enforceable expectation that adverse information discovered by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship will be communicated to them for comment before a final decision is made in [...]

By |2020-01-18T05:08:53+00:00July 2nd, 2015|Acquisitions, Financial, Governments, Taxes|Comments Off on Saeed v Minister for Immigration and Citizenship