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  1. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi! im a recent law graduate from India. I want to pursue a legal career in Australia. For getting a work visa i need to study in Australia for 2 years but seeing the situation thats impossible to do now. If i enroll myself in an online diploma to complete the required subjects for the bar and...
  2. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    What is the best course of action a housemaid in Dubai can take if she is not being granted her contractual/legal freedoms like freedom to have a day off, get more sleep than 4 hours, etc? I'm a pastor in Dubai and I'm wondering how best to help.
  3. UAE Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UAE
    This takes place in a hospital in Abu Dhabi Summery of events that happened since yesterday: Some time yesterday after my sister's water broke, she tried to give a vaginal birth to her first son, by her doctor's suggestion and assurances, despite our (my mother, midwife, and other friends)...
  4. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello everyone! I am a US citizen on a tier 4 general student visa until January 2019. I am in relationship with a Scottish citizen and today I learned is possible to marry on my visa and then apply within the UK for a spousal visa. Is this true? I read some stories but also found a girl that...
  5. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    I want to hire a cleaning person and someone to help paint some furniture (in addition, I already did, and I just realized I need to register it). I'm trying to figure out how to legally register this, but URSSAF & CESU is super complicated for a non-French-speaker. It seems like some of it is...
  6. South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hi, I am currently in need of an attorney to follow up a PR application that has delayed for three years. Not sure if the rules allow me to ask if anyone can recommend an affordable attorney in Durban (would this be tantamount to advertising?). The ones I have contacted are requesting high fees...
  7. Philippines Expat Forum
    Good day. I am planning on starting a small BPO operation and want to keep things legal. I am now looking for information on how to proceed. Eventually, I am planning to obtain a PEZA license, but for now cannot fulfill the PEZA requirements. All work is online, and all is IT for customers...
  8. UAE Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UAE
    Marhabaan, Kabayan: Anyone who can recommend to me a lawyer in Abu Dhabi, UAE? My sister died last 12 May due to a vehicular accident near Najda. I want to file a lawsuit for civil damages. I already had encounters with affiliates of local lawyers but did not pursue with them because of their...
  9. USA Expat Forum for Expats Living in the USA
    Hi everyone, I hope this is the right forum to post my question in. I was denied entry in the USA in 2009. It was a pretty traumatic experience for me I must say. Anyway , since then I've moved to the UK where I am now living for almost 5 years. I'm now settled down with a full time job and...
  10. Europe Marketplace
    Whether you are thinking of buying a property in Spain, Italy, France, Portugal, Turkey, Cyprus or Greece avoid the pitfalls of buying abroad and these 5 Overseas Property Buying Fails! Fail #1 Failing to instruct an independent lawyer Instructing an independent lawyer ie a lawyer who is...
  11. Europe Marketplace
    5 Overseas Property Buying Fails Whether you are thinking of buying a property in Spain, Italy, France, Portugal, Turkey, Cyprus or Greece avoid the pitfalls of buying abroad and these 5 Overseas Property Buying Fails! Fail #1 Failing to instruct an independent lawyer Instructing an...
  12. Europe Marketplace
    5 Overseas Property Buying Fails Whether you are thinking of buying a property in Spain, Italy, France, Portugal, Turkey, Cyprus or Greece avoid the pitfalls of buying abroad and these 5 Overseas Property Buying Fails! Fail #1 Failing to instruct an independent lawyer Instructing an...
  13. Europe Marketplace
    5 Overseas Property Buying Fails Whether you are thinking of buying a property in Spain, Italy, France, Portugal, Turkey, Cyprus or Greece avoid the pitfalls of buying abroad and these 5 Overseas Property Buying Fails! Fail #1 Failing to instruct an independent lawyer Instructing an...
  14. Europe Marketplace
    Whether you are thinking of buying a property in Spain, Italy, France, Portugal, Turkey, Cyprus or Greece avoid the pitfalls of buying abroad and these 5 Overseas Property Buying Fails! Fail #1 Failing to instruct an independent lawyer Instructing an independent lawyer ie a lawyer who is...
  15. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hi Guys, I am a British woman who recently filed for my Jamaican husband to come and live with me in the UK, after a few years of being in a relationship and a spell of living together in Jamaica. It was successful. We scoured forums like these for advice and tips, in preparation of our...
  16. Greece Expat Forum for Expats Living in Greece
    Hi, I was driving around Europe and my clutch blew in Greece. It's a Mercedes Sprinter, so a new one cost over £1000! I flew back to the UK, found a job and saved up - now I'm here again, have repaired my van and am ready to drive home ...but I didn't realise that a vehicle here longer than 6...
  17. Dubai Expat Forum for Expats Living in Dubai
    Dear All, I am basically from Kerala,India My dad passed away last month in Dubai. He was working in Dubai for last 13 years. Now the company told me that I need to submitt Power of attorney to further procedures. It will take around 2 months to recieve the power of attorney from Kerala (India)...
  18. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    My Brother moved to UAE a year ago and declared himself as Expat. Now we came to know that there were some inquiries coming from HMRC about his tax returns to the UK address, Is he liable to reply or not ? What if he dont reply ?
  19. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello, I have just relocated to France and we are going back and forth with an Agency on what are the minimum requirements of renting an unfurnished apartment . IS there some referral/official page where we can find this information? a legal code? For example the agency had said that if the...
  20. Britain Expat Forum for Expats Living in the UK
    Hello, all! I am a US citizen looking to join my fiancé in the UK. The process seems so complicated that I would like some kind of lawyer to help me through to ensure everything is completed properly. Any personal experience or recommendations would be greatly appreciated! Thanks!
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