Free movement within Schengen countries
Citizens of Schengen countries can cross the internal borders of EU member states without passport checks. A visa granted by a country of the Schengen area entitles the holder to visits of up to 90 days every 6 months in the entire Schengen area.
How to employ foreign personnel in Germany
The law regarding residence permits and work permits in Germany is very restrictive. The basic principle is to prevent foreigners from coming to Germany in order to look for work here due to the high unemployment rate in Germany.
Regulations for entrepreneurs and businesspeople
German law now implemented a scheme allowing foreign investors to move to Germany, if they comply with certain preconditions.
Eviction due to Trespassing the Law
Suppose a person is caught after living here for a year without an entry visa and thus also without a residence or work permit. He is arrested by the police and they file an expulsion case. What do you think would happen to him?
Changes since January 2005
Starting with this year the “
Ausländergesetz (Law on Foreigners)” went out of force for the benefit of “
Aufenthaltsgesetz (Residence Law)”.