Understanding criminal inadmissibility

Tuesday March 26th, 2019

One of the most important aspects of my work as a Vancouver immigration lawyer is to help clients plan an efficient pathway to achieve their...

Province launches new “Regional Entrepreneur Immigration Program”

Tuesday March 19th, 2019

BC recently launched its new Regional Entrepreneur Pilot program to promote economic development in the province’s smaller communities. The program builds upon the BC PNP...

Work permit program for spouses and partners in limbo

Monday January 28th, 2019

At the same time as the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (“IRCC”) re-launches its popular Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship program, the fate of...

Canada’s temporary foreign worker program is broken – Ministers need to take action!

Tuesday January 15th, 2019

If you are a business owner, odds are that one of the greatest challenges that you face is finding skilled and capable workers. Canada has...

A primer on BC’s ‘Provincial Nominee Program’ for 2019

Tuesday December 18th, 2018

Immigration levels will continue to rise in Canada over the next three years – Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is expected to welcome as...

Parents and Grandparents Program returns in January 2019 with major changes

Tuesday December 4th, 2018

Christmas came early this year for Canadians and permanent residents who have parents or grandparents living abroad and who are wanting to come to immigrate...