Coronavirus draws special measures from Canadian government

Wednesday February 19th, 2020

The Coronavirus continues to spread at lightning speed both in China and around the globe. The Government of Canada has done its part to assist...

Winning immigration on humanitarian and compassionate grounds

Tuesday January 28th, 2020

For the past two years I have delivered a presentation in December on the most interesting and influential immigration court decisions released during the calendar...

Immigration predictions for 2020

Tuesday January 21st, 2020

The start of a new year is always a good time to ponder what lies in store in the coming months. In immigration terms, there...

Postponement of Parents and Grandparents Program in 2020

Tuesday January 14th, 2020

Canadians and permanent residents who want to sponsor their parents and grandparents for permanent residence will have to wait longer this year for instructions on...

Introducing the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot Program- More to Come in 2020!

Tuesday December 17th, 2019

This past November the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot (RNIP) was introduced by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) opening a path for permanent residence...

Through the grapevine: the risks of taking immigration advice from your peers

Tuesday December 10th, 2019

In my immigration practice I meet people everyday who are interested in coming to Canada or staying to study, visit or work, or to obtain...