New Citizenship Procedures

The Minister for Justice has recently announced substantial changes to the citizenship process. These changes will reduce the processing time from two years and longer, to just six months.…


Leave Granted to Seek Review of Habitual Residence Refusal

Our client was refused Supplementary Welfare on Habitual Residence grounds on 3rd May. We sought a Revision of Determination which was declined. We have just got leave to seek a judicial…


Habitual Residency Refusal Overturned

Our client, a Romanian national, was denied rent allowance on the habitual residence rule.We attended the appeal hearing and argued that because our client had had 52 or more consecutive…


ECJ Ruling: Parents of Irish Citizen Children Have Right to Reside

The Court of Justice of the European Union gave judgement today in the ‘Zambrano’ case. In a decision with major implications for current immigration practise, rules which currently benefit…


Citizenship Decision Reversed

Our client was refused citizenship on the notorious ‘good character’ ground.He had reason to believe the Minister was ascribing criminal convictions to him which were not his at all. Although…


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