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Putting Canadians first - overhaul of the Canadian Temporary Foreign Worker Program the HR space

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
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  • Canada
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  • July 17 2014

Labour, Employment and Human Rights BulletinAs we have repeatedly reported, there have been many changes to Canada’s immigration program in the past

Canadian Government announces changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program

  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
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  • Canada
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  • July 11 2014

On June 20, 2014, the Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and Chris Alexander, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration

Canada announces overhaul of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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  • Canada
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  • July 10 2014

The Government of Canada recently announced the restructuring of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program into two major work permit application streams:

Changes to the intra-company transferee Specialized Knowledge work permit category

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • July 4 2014

On June 9, 2014, Immigration Canada published expanded guidelines for officers assessing work permit applications under the Specialized Knowledge

Government of Canada announces significant overhaul of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP)

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • July 3 2014

On June 20, 2014, the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and the Honourable Chris Alexander, Minister of

Temporary Foreign Worker Program overhauled and moratorium for food services sector lifted

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 25 2014

On Friday, June 20, 2014, the Government of Canada announced a sweeping reform of its Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP), which will result in

Changes to post-grad LMO's

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 25 2014

On June 5, Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) advised that it has ended the advertising exemption for post-graduation Labor Market

Canada splits Temporary Foreign Worker Program into two streams

  • Davis LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 24 2014

On June 20, 2014 Canada's Temporary Foreign Worker Program ("TFWP") was overhauled and reorganized into two distinct programs: the TFWP and the

U.S. consular posts in Canada advise non-Canadian nationals to not apply for nonimmigrant visas in Canada

  • Masuda Funai Eifert & Mitchell Ltd
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  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • June 23 2014

Due to heavy demand, the U.S. consulates processing nonimmigrant visas in Canada will have limited visa availability for applicants that are

Further details of the new temporary foreign worker changes

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 23 2014

Sweeping changes to the rules on work permit issuance were introduced on Friday 20 June. While details are still emerging, we can provide some