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Changes to Immigration Policy | RVS Solicitors
12th December 2023 Dr Lusine Navasardyan
Changes to Immigration Policy | RVS Solicitors

The Home Secretary James Cleverly, on behalf of the government, has recently announced a 5-point plan to tackle migration to the UK. This comes from a long-standing pledge of the Conservative Party to reduce migration and implement stricter immigration laws. What spurred this most change was recent statistics published by the Office for National Statistics […]

Immigration
What rights do fathers have in the UK: Comprehensive guide to fathers’ rights
17th August 2023 Rakhi Singal
What rights do fathers have in the UK: Comprehensive guide to fathers’ rights

While in the UK fathers nominally have the same rights as mothers, it is still very common that a father will face an uphill battle just for wanting to be part of his child’s life, after separation from the mother of the child.

Family Law
Easter holiday: Father’s rights
30th March 2023 Rakhi Singal
Easter holiday: Father’s rights

Easter is a beloved holiday and is a chance for families and loved ones to spend time together and enjoy each other’s company. Children love the traditions associated with Easter egg hunting and, of course, parents enjoy seeing their children happily involved in holiday activities. However, if you have been separated from your child’s other […]

Family Law
Same-Sex Family Visa UK: Guide for the LGBTQ+ Community
23rd February 2023 Dr Lusine Navasardyan
Same-Sex Family Visa UK: Guide for the LGBTQ+ Community

In this article we will share some insight into applying for same-sex family visa and how our immigration lawyers could assist you with your application. 

Family Visas
Immigration
Everything You Should Know About Child Contact Orders
16th November 2022 Rakhi Singal
Everything You Should Know About Child Contact Orders

Child Contact Orders are Court Orders meant to ensure that the non-resident parent, that is the parent with whom the child does not normally live, can have contact with the child, can continue to enjoy a parental relationship with, and exercise parental responsibility in respect of, the child.

While it all sounds simple in theory, in reality, things hardly ever are simple when it comes to Child Contact Orders.

A Comprehensive Guide to International Adoption Laws
2nd November 2022 Rakhi Singal
A Comprehensive Guide to International Adoption Laws

Adoption is always a time of joy, but also of worry and sleepless nights. It’s a culmination of your journey to becoming parents, however, it can also be very nerve-wracking, especially if there is also an international element thrown into it. This article aims to address some questions you may have regarding International Adoption.  International […]

Child Arrangement Orders: Some Quick Answers to Your Top Questions
12th October 2022 Rakhi Singal
Child Arrangement Orders: Some Quick Answers to Your Top Questions

Sorting out arrangements with your ex-partner in respect of your children can be a stressful and scary experience. There are a million and one questions that come to mind: who gets the child in a divorce; can I get a residence order; how long does a child arrangement order last; how to get a child […]

UK Scale-Up Visa: Everything You Need to Know
16th September 2022 Dr Lusine Navasardyan
UK Scale-Up Visa: Everything You Need to Know

On 22 August, a new UK immigration route, the Scale-Up visa, has been introduced. This route is part of many work routes that are aiming to attract the best and the brightest of professionals to the UK.  In this blog, we will try to address the key frequently asked questions (FAQs) in relation to the […]

Immigration
Non-Molestation orders: abused or abuser? 
11th August 2022 Rakhi Singal
Non-Molestation orders: abused or abuser? 

What are Non-Molestation orders?  It’s an unfortunately common scenario for our family solicitors to see fathers face false or exaggerated accusations of abuse and violent behaviour, as part of divorce proceedings. As such, quite often, non-molestation orders become a weapon to be used against men in a divorce.  A non-molestation order is an order preventing […]

Valentine’s special: Successful family visa application as a spouse or partner
14th February 2022 Eylem Kara
Valentine’s special: Successful family visa application as a spouse or partner

Spouse visa applications for Entry Clearance, Leave to Remain or Indefinite Leave to Remain have been my all-time favourite. I love playing a key role in two people’s love story, making sure that Immigration rules and country borders cannot stand between families. On this Valentine’s day, I would like to share with you a success […]

Valentine’s special: Successful family visa application as a spouse or partner Valentine’s special: Successful family visa application as a spouse or partner Valentine’s special: Successful family visa application as a spouse or partner Valentine’s special: Successful family visa application as a spouse or partner Valentine’s special: Successful family visa application as a spouse or partner Valentine’s special: Successful family visa application as a spouse or partner