Pamela Fitzpatrick

  • Right to reside: workers and work-seekers

    Issue 206 (October 2008)
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    Pamela Fitzpatrick looks at some problems experienced by work-seekers and workers with the right-to-reside test.

  • Benefit rights for Bulgarian and Romanian nationals

    Issue 196 (February 2007)
    article

    Pamela Fitzpatrick gives a brief overview of the changes to benefit rules brought about by the Accession of Bulgaria and Romania to the EU.

  • Right to reside – new rules

    Issue 192 (June 2006)
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    Pamela Fitzpatrick describes new regulations affecting the habitual residence test and in particular the right-to-reside element of the test.

  • Exporting AA, CA and DLA care

    Issue 201 (December 2007)
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    The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has recently given an important judgement - Commission of the European Communities v the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union (C-299/05, 18 October 2007). The effect of the judgement is to allow for the exportation to any other European Economic Area (EEA) of States Attendance Allowance (AA), Carers Allowance (CA) and the care component of Disability Living Allowance (DLA). Pamela Fitzpatrick provides some background and details of this decision.

  • Exporting AA, CA and DLA to other EEA member states

    Issue 191 (April 2006)
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    Pamela Fitzpatrick describes provisions on exporting certain benefits relating to disability within the EEA.

  • New EU social security co-ordination rules

    Issue 217 (August 2010)
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    Pamela Fitzpatrick considers the significance of changes to the European Union (EU) social security co-ordination rules.

  • New rights of residence for EU nationals

    Issue 190 (February 2006)
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    Pamela Fitzpatrick gives an overview of the new EC Residence Directive. A more detailed analysis of this Directive will follow in the next edition of the Welfare Rights Bulletin.