COVID-19: Promulgation of Emergency Law to deal with the Covid-19 epidemic

Following the press release of the Ministry of Interior on 16 March 2020, Emergency Law n° 2020-290 of 23 March 2020 to deal with the Covid-19 epidemic, and Order n° 2020-328  of 26 March 2020 have now been promulgated.

COVID-19 : Extension of validity of three months for residence permits, and Schengen Area borders closed for thirty days

In a press release published on 16 March on the website of the Prefecture of Police, measures concerning the validity of residence permits are announced.

In addition, the boarders of the Schengen Area are closed during thirty day : non European nationals will not be able to enter during this period of time.

The United Kingdom will leave the European Union at midnight on 31 January 2020. A transition period, guaranteeing the freedom of movement, will then begin.

The exit agreement, validated by the United Kingdom and ratified by the European Parliament, specifies the main provisions relating to the right of residence, the right to work and social security coverage for British nationals and their family members in the countries of the European Union as well as European nationals and their family members in the territory of the United Kingdom

Ministerial instructions to enhance the attractiveness of France – provisions concerning applications at the Prefecture under the Talent Passport scheme

Making France attractive to international talent is a government priority. The Ministry of the Interior reminds us of the main measures in force in order to ensure quality reception and promprt processing of applications at the Prefecture under the Talent Passport residence permit scheme

Plein Droit issue n°123, GISTI

Article from Lionel PETIT on corporate immigration for senior management in “Plein Droit” issue 123, published by the Gisti, p.17-20, December 2019, France.
GISTI stands for “Groupe d’information et de soutien des immigrés”.