Persecution under National Socialism: Facilitated Naturalisation

§ 116 (2) German Constitution provides for former German nationals who were deprived of their citizenship for political, racial or religious reasons between 30 January 1933 and 8 May 1945, as well as for their descendants, to be entitled to re-naturalisation (so-called "Wiedergutmachungseinbürgerung"). Other types of naturalisation sometimes require a certain knowledge of German [...]

Expiration of a German Residence Permit: Timeframes

For individuals coming to Germany, securing a German residence permit is a pivotal step toward stability and integration. However, amid the excitement of new opportunities, understanding these permits' timelines and expiration dates often takes a back seat. Yet, comprehending a German residence permit's expiration is paramount. When a residence permit expires, it can cause [...]