May 3, 2013
New Regulations Introduced for Outsourced Services
(PLG Note: The Mexican Government has introduced significant new changes to Mexican immigration and labor laws. The Government is introducing stricter border control enforcement, immigration protocols and new work permit requirements to not only preserve jobs for Mexican national workers but to also align with the Government’s overall strategy to reduce Mexican companies’ avoidance in […]
April 23, 2013
United Kingdom: The New UK Statutory Residence Test
(Pro-Link GLOBAL Note: This information is provided in connection with foreign nationals intending to travel frequently to the United Kingdom for business or work, particularly for those who have held a prior resident immigration status in the UK during the past three years. This information is not provided as tax advice or guidance by Pro-Link […]
May 14, 2013
Join us at the HR FL Conference & Expo!
Andrea Elliott, Senior Counsel (Foreign) for Pro-Link GLOBAL will be presenting "The Africa You Don't Know But Should," on August 21, 2013 at 8:30 a.m. at the Hilton Bonnet Creek in Orlando Florida.
February 7, 2013
Our Counsel team is growing!
Deeply committed to pro bono and philanthropy work, Senior Vice Chair for the Global Immigration Forum Committee (2013) for AILA, Jill Marie Bussey is our newest addition to the Counsel Team.
AUSTRALIA | Subclass 457 Visa Application Fees Set to Almost Double on July 1, 2013/Tougher Employer Compliance Planned
The Australian Government has released its 2013 national budget to include the Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) raising its Subclass 457 Visa application fee from AUD455 (approx. US$ 452) to AUD900 (approx. US$894). The increased fee will be charged for all new Subclass 457 visa applications filed on or after July 1, 2013.
CHINA | Shanghai Labor Bureau Increases Employment License Application Processing Times
In a continuing evolution of implementing China’s new Exit/Entry immigration law, the Shanghai Labor Bureau has recently announced an increase in the processing times for all Employment License applications.
April 2, 2013
Pro-Link GLOBAL shortlisted in TWO outstanding categories of the 2012/13 Re:locate Awards
The Re:locate Awards are organized by Re:locate magazine, a publication focused on HR professionals, global managers and relocation specialists, these awards are recognized as a benchmark of excellence across all aspects of relocation, both in the UK, and internationally.