Working your way into Canada: top five questions

Thursday October 3rd, 2019

As an immigration lawyer I am frequently asked about what the best strategy is to obtain Canadian permanent residence. It is no secret that each...

Victims of immigration fraud – what can you do?

Tuesday September 17th, 2019

There are numerous documented examples of aspiring applicants for Canadian immigration falling prey to unscrupulous immigration consultants and advisors. These advisors, many of whome are...

Clarifying the Immigration Biometrics Process

Tuesday August 27th, 2019

In January 2013, Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) first introduced an identification and security measure known as biometrics with a view of strengthening Canada’s...

Provincial Entrepreneur Program promotes regional economic development

Monday August 12th, 2019

With the elimination of Canada’s federal Investor and Entrepreneur programs in 2014, prospective business immigrants have had to turn to the Provincial Nominee Programs (“PNPs”)...

Navigating Canada’s sponsorship laws

Friday July 12th, 2019

It may seem odd that in certain circumstances a grandson or granddaughter can sponsor a grandparent but a father or mother can’t sponsor their child....

Thank you minister Hussen for granting relief from R. 117(9)(d)

Tuesday June 11th, 2019

This past Friday, May 31, 2019, while speaking at the Canadian Bar Association’s National Annual Immigration Law Conference, Minister of Immigration and Refugees, Ahmed Hussen...