Express entry optimization: profile of a successful applicant

Tuesday August 21st, 2018

In meeting with prospective Canadian immigrants, we are often asked what will help them succeed in the Express Entry selection system. While there is no...

Sponsor your parents and grandparents in 2019

Monday August 6th, 2018

Families hoping to reunite with their parents and grandparents in Canada will be ecstatic to learn that their chances of helping their loved ones immigrate...

Express Entry Alternatives: The Self-Employed Application and other immigration strategies

Monday July 23rd, 2018

Once upon a time, prospective Canadian immigrants were masters of their own destiny. They could make an application for permanent residence as a skilled worker...

Canada implements fast-track processing for international students

Tuesday July 10th, 2018

On June 8, 2018, the Honorable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) introduced Canada’s new Student Direct Stream (SDS) program which...

Canada’s Immigration Program – Honesty is the best policy

Monday June 25th, 2018

As a Vancouver immigration lawyer, I am often struck by the frequency with which clients come seeking help with an immigration matter that has arisen...

Artificial intelligence: Canadian immigration’s next frontier

Tuesday June 5th, 2018

Canada’s government firmly believes that immigration plays a vital role in our society and its economy. In the past few years, Canada has made clear...