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PLP is recruiting: EUSS Hub Coordinator

PLP is currently recruiting for an EUSS hub coordinator and Welfare hub coordinator. If you wish to be considered for both posts, and believe that you meet the essential criteria of the person specification, please state this in your application and show how you meet the criteria for both posts. You must still submit your…

5 Oct 2020

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EUSS ‘digital-only’ system creates real risk of harm: PLP report

The Public Law Project has warned that millions of EU citizens with settled status may face discrimination and other problems when looking for jobs and somewhere to live from June 2021 as they will have no physical or paper-based proof of their right to work and live in the UK. Read: Digital Immigration Status: A…

1 Oct 2020

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Improving Exceptional Case Funding: Responding to COVID

Recent figures published by the Ministry of Justice show that the Covid-19 pandemic is having a significant impact on the number of legal aid applications for Exceptional Case Funding (ECF). Research published today by Public Law Project gives some indications as to why there has been a decrease in applications and calls for further measures…

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PLP is recruiting – Welfare Rights Hub coordinator

Looking to address systemic unfairness in the welfare benefits system? Public Law Project (PLP) is searching for an adviser/lawyer to coordinate our innovative new welfare benefits support hub, which will sit within our award-winning casework team. We want someone who enjoys working collaboratively and is excited about using the law creatively, with a detailed understanding…

18 Sep 2020

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PLP’s Briefing on the Internal Market Bill

PLP has published our briefing on the UK Internal Market Bill today. PLP shares the serious concerns raised by many other commentators about the provisions of the United Kingdom Internal Market Bill (‘the Bill’) which seek to authorise Ministers to act in contravention of the UK’s obligations under the Withdrawal Agreement, an international treaty which…

15 Sep 2020