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Landlords to check tenants' immigration documentsBy Paul Hayes, Samar Shams
This Autumn, the Government intends to introduce an Immigration Bill to Parliament including a civil scheme to penalise leasing accommodation to illegal immigrants. The scheme is intended to come into effect in 2014. We summarise here the Government’s proposals, as set out in the relevant Government consultation document.
Prevention of illegal working - a compliance guide for employersBy Andrew Osborne
This Inbrief summarises how employers can reduce their exposure to fines and other penalties under the UK Border Agency’s Prevention of Illegal Working regime.
Illegal immigration: Over the topBy Joanna Hunt
In an article for The Economist, Joanna Hunt discusses the Government's new immigration bill and the problems it may cause when immigrants respond to its tougher new laws.