Karl Waheed published a document entitled "Client Alert - Professional Immigration News" on 21st November 2016. This document explains the effect of the implementation of "The Law on the Rights of Foreigners in France" dated 7th March 2016. It covers all the decrees and orders that have followed establishing the legislative and regulatory framework for professional immigration in France. To read the document please click here
The Law on the Right of Foreigners in France was promulgated 7 March 2016 and published in the Official Gazette on 8 March 2016. Some provisions reshuffle in depth categories and duration of residence permits and the system of work permits on labor migration.
This law creates the Talent Passport category for highly skilled workers which provides for a residence permit valid for up to four years. The entry into force of these provisions is postponed to a date to be fixed by decree no later than 1 November 2016. In the absence of implementation decrees there is uncertainty on changes to the current immigration processes.
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