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Do I Really Need an Immigration Lawyer?

If you are just beginning to scratch the surface of the difficult and complicated immigration process in the United States or in Canada, you may have been considering whether or not to hire an immigration lawyer or an immigration consultant.  What is the difference between an Immigration Consultant and an Immigration Lawyer? An immigration consultant […]

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Hiring an Immigration Representative

Both the United States government and Canadian government have created complicated barriers to entering their countries. As the years go on, stricter immigration rules and regulations are introduced to make the process even more difficult. Sometimes entire immigration programs are overhauled, while in other cases the requirements that make someone eligible for a specific program […]

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Using a Japanese Immigration Lawyer in Toronto

Canada is one of the largest countries in the world in terms of total land mass, but its population is actually quite small. The country is home to some wonderful large cities, though. Toronto is the country’s largest city, and it offers visitors and residents many wonderful benefits. People come to the city from various […]

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Canadian Immigration Lawyers In Canada

Canada is one of the best countries in the world to work, live and raise a family. If you are a foreign national who is interested in living in Canada on a temporary or permanent basis, you will have to follow specific immigration procedures. There are two main types of Canadian immigration: temporary residence in […]

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Do Immigration Limits Hurt Growing Canadian Cities?

Since Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney announced Canada’s new immigration targets for 2013, there’s been a lot to talk about.  On October 31st, Minister Kenney tweeted: “In 2013 we’ll keep immigration levels at ~250,000. The NDP says we should increase immigration by 40% to at least 350,000. What do you think?” He also […]

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Finding a German Immigration Lawyer in Toronto

Toronto is one of the world’s most desirable places in which to live. The city is known for its high quality of life, and it provides its residents with numerous opportunities for work and play. For these and many other reasons, people come from all over the globe to settle in the city. Germans, in […]

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American and Moving to Canada? Better get a Lawyer

Here is an interview I did on American Public Media about the challenges for Americans immigrating to Canada and some of the myths people have about the process. Some Myths about Immigration to Canada  One big myth American’s hold is that one can just pack up and move to Canada when they want. Unfortunatly nothing […]

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Hiring an Immigration Lawyer Toronto

Good immigration help can be hard to find! It sometimes seems that only half of the information you really need is readily available online.  Contacting Citizenship and Immigration Canada for assistance can result in your being tied up on hold on the telephone for hours. Your friends and family, while well-meaning, may not have the […]

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Robin Thicke was Refused Canadian Citizenship

Despite his celebrity status, Robin Thicke, the 35-year-old son of Canadian superstar Alan Thicke has his application for Canadian citizenship for his two-year-old son, Julian denied.   Quick look on Thicke’s Citizenship Robin, who was born in the United States, was never able to obtain Canadian citizenship because Alan never applied to make him a […]

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6 Steps to get a Canadian Work Visa

Understanding the process is crucial when applying for a Canadian work visa. Canadian work visas, which are temporary and are not the same thing as immigration visas, are in most cases available only to those who have a job offer from a Canadian employer who is authorized to fill the position with a foreign worker. […]

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4 Steps for Canadian Employers to hire Foreign Workers

Let’s have a closer look at the Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) Program. The program is another government’s instrument through which Canadian employers are able to bring foreign workers to the country or to hire those who are already in Canada to fill temporarily labor shortages. The program can be sought by Canadian employers for up […]

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Alberta’s New Pilot Program for Foreign Workers, to Remedy Labor Shortage

Facing a severe labour shortage, Alberta has recently set up a temporary foreign worker pilot project to help employers hire highly skilled foreign workers in positions that cannot be filled by Canadians or permanent resident. Labor market objective Launched in June 2011 under the Temporary Foreign Worker Annex to the Agreement for Canada-Alberta Cooperation on […]

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Immigration Applicants urged Federal Court to Enforce Rulings on Application Delays

Roughly two weeks prior to the enactment of Bill C-38 into law in the month of June, the Federal Court of Canada decided in favor of the future immigrants by ordering the government to process all the applications it has taken into its system. Federal Court Ruling The court held that there were no valid […]

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How to Meet the Citizenship Test and Interview Requirement

Becoming a Canadian citizen entails more than just being presented a citizenship certificate after taking an oath.  While it is the final step in immigrating to Canada which allows people to vote and carry a Canadian passport, change in the citizenship test has resulted in an increased failing rate among certain immigrant communities. Citizenship test […]

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Faster Removal Criminals Act to Fast-tract Deportation from Canada

New legislation has been introduced by Honorable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism regarding the expedition of removing foreign criminals from Canada in order to enhance Canada’s safety and security. Focus of Faster Removal Criminals Act The legislation, known as the Faster Removal Criminals Act is focused on three areas of the law: Make it […]

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