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Breaking News: Visa 408 & COVID-19
April 6, 2020

GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES NEW VISA OPTION FOR TEMPORARY VISA HOLDERS IMPACTED BY CORONAVIRUS The Department of Home Affairs is in the process…

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Employer Sponsored Visas and COVID-19
March 27, 2020

Be careful laying off staff who hold sponsored employment visas during the COVID-19 era. Businesses that employ sponsored visa holders may…

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Criminal Charges and Your Visa
March 27, 2020

The Department of Home Affairs is attempting to deal with a broad range of issues that are all arising urgently as…

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Covid-19 and Your Visa
March 23, 2020

In this difficult time, Coronavirus is affecting many aspects of our lives. Temporary visa holders and visa applicants need to carefully…

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Can a criminal offence lead to the cancellation or refusal of your visa?
August 6, 2020

Section 501 (6) and (7) of the Migration Act have led the Department of Home Affairs to look at the cumulative…

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5 things you should know about Australian Partner Visas
July 28, 2020

There are many important things to consider when applying for a partner visa in Australia: Same-sex relationships, de facto marriages, and…

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Breaking News: Unlawfully Detained for 615 Days
May 25, 2020

SIGNIFICANT FEDERAL COURT JUDGMENT FINDS MIGRATION CLIENT UNLAWFULLY DETAINED FOR 615 DAYS In a breakthrough judgment handed down by Justice Besanko…

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Alex Robinson, Announced as finalist in 30 under 30 Awards for Migration
May 6, 2020

This week, Alexandra Robinson was announced as a 2020 finalist in the 30 under 30 Awards (Migration Category) – an annual…

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Bridging Visas and COVID-19
April 1, 2020

We have become aware that many visa holders who have visas expiring are receiving advice that by allowing their visa to…

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Response to Covid-19 Crisis
March 18, 2020

At MSM Legal we have procedures in place to minimise any risk of infection related to Covid-19. All of our lawyers…

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