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Argentina
lus Laboris
In the context of the coronavirus crisis, Argentina's borders will remain closed until 7 June 2020 for non-resident foreign nationals.
Brazil
lus Laboris
Since March 2020, travel restrictions apply to foreign nationals entering Brazil. At present, Ordinance No. 255, valid until 21 June 2020, provides for several exceptions in addition to that for...
Canada
Immigration.ca
January 22, 2020 - Canada immigration authorities issued 3,400 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) in the second Express Entry draw of 2020 as CRS score falls to 471.
Chile
lus Laboris
Foreign nationals in Chile must now make applications for Temporary Visa applications online.
Fragomen
Foreign nationals in Chile with pending initial or renewed visa or temporary residence permit applications are no longer required to obtain a travel authorization from the Immigration Department
lus Laboris
From 4 November 2019, the Department of Foreign Affairs has put in place an online system to request a travel authorisation for foreign nationals whose visa ...
Colombia
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
n June 18, 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States issued its decision in DHS v. Regents of the University of California, No. 18-587, effectively blocking the U.S. Department of Homeland...
Fragomen
•At their discretion, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is requesting additional documentation from some employers and foreign nationals applying for initial or renewed M-5 Migrant Visas...
Costa Rica
Fakhoury Global Immigration
The validity of documents, such as police clearance certificates, marriage certificates, and birth certificates will be valid until September 18, 2020, even if they have since expired during the pandemic.
Fakhoury Global Immigration
Until at least June 15th, 2020, Costa Rica will deny entry to tourist and non-resident foreigners the public security ministry announced Thursday. The restriction applies to the countries ports of entry via land, air, or sea.
Fragomen
According to an announcement on the General Immigration Directorate's website, effective April 21, 2020, ...
Guyana
Fragomen
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Guyana has expanded the requirement for foreign nationals to submit a copy of their employment agreement with the sponsoring entity when applying for initial...
Mexico
Fakhoury Global Immigration
Effective June 1, 2020, visa services at certain Mexican consulates have recommenced, depending on local conditions. Migration Institute (INM) is operating, but only a limited number of tickets...
Panama
Morgan & Morgan
By means of Resolution No. 5731, published in the Official Gazette on March 13th, 2020, the National Immigration Authority of the Republic of Panama restricts public attention.
CLD Legal
There are different options for those who are seeking to become Panamanian residents or those who are evaluating Panama as a possible permanent residence.
CLD Legal
Leaving the country where you live is never easy, no matter the circumstances.
CLD Legal
At CLD Legal, we have a practice in Immigration Law for almost 20 years, and during this time, we have dealt with clients of all kinds. Those who seek to retire in our country.
Peru
Fakhoury Global Immigration
Effective June 3, 2020, the Peruvian Immigration Authority will begin carrying out virtual online services for foreign nationals and Peruvian citizens.
Uruguay
Teuten Abogados
Uruguay has a strict legal regime to prevent children being abducted by a parent or third parties without permission.
lus Laboris
This article, first published on the Latin American Corporate Counsel Association website, Latin Lawyer, provides guidance on the current impact of Covid-19 on mobility, migration and labour...
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