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Updates & Events

Recent News and Events

Fredrikson & Byron strives to provide clients current business developments and legal updates. See the list below for our most recent updates and events.

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Russia Announces Various Developments

Restrictions on Visas and Employment of Turkish Workers, Medical Insurance Minimum Requirements have gone into effect, and more.

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Netherlands Amends Entrepreneur Visa Scheme

Amendments to the entrepreneur visa schemes and other important changes have been announced. 

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Italy Announces Several Developments

Italy has announced a new annual quota decree, the conversion of existing permits into work permits, a mandatory employment notification procedure and a self-certification of foreign legal residents data in public offices.

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Fredrikson & Byron Represents Bio-Techne Corporation in its Acquisition of Zephyrus Biosciences, Inc.

Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel to Bio-Techne Corporation in its acquisition of Zephyrus Biosciences, Inc.

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European Union and Colombian Visa Waiver Agreement

The European Union (EU) and Colombia have signed a short-stay visa waiver agreement.

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Beijing Work Permits

Companies filing for work permits in Beijing must receive preapproval.

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Brazil Publishes a New Resolution

A new Normative Resolution (No. 118) has been published.

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Belgium Sets New 2016 Salary Thresholds

Belgium sets new 2016 salary thresholds for some fast track work permits B and the Blue Card.

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Security Measures: An Overview

This article provides an overview of recent immigration developments in security measures in several countries implemented in response to terror attacks and related concerns.

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DOL Issues Final Conflict of Interest Rule

On April 6, 2016, the Department of Labor issued its much-anticipated conflicts of interest final rule.

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