We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 587

Canada’s Temporary Foreign Worker Program: what now?

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 14 2015

In June 2014, the federal government introduced changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program ("TFWP"). These changes were intended to encourage

Government of Canada announces Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program

  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 14 2015

On December 16, 2014, Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander (the “Minister”) announced that Canada will unveil its Immigrant Investor

Citizenship judge has jurisdiction to retest applicant

  • Karas Immigration Law Professional Corporation
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 9 2015

The Federal Court affirmed its previous jurisprudence that a Citizenship Judge has the jurisdiction to re-test an applicant who previously passed the

Canada offers early work authorization to spouses pending permanent residence approval

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 6 2015

The government of Canada has launched a pilot program issuing open work permits to certain spouses and common-law partners of Canadian citizens and

Canada to launch Express Entry immigration system

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 31 2014

On January 1, 2015, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) is launching the new Express Entry program. Applications under the Federal Skilled

Canada releases Express Entry Permanent Residence program

  • Foster
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 22 2014

Citizenship and Immigration Canada has released an Express Entry Permanent Residence program, which will become effective January 1, 2015. Under the

2014: the SCC year in review

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 16 2014

This article summarizes Gowlings picks for the most important decisions from the Supreme Court of Canada in 2014.Canada (Attorney General) v

Indian actor denied work permit for failing to disclose criminal convictions

  • Karas Immigration Law Professional Corporation
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 16 2014

Sometimes people play games with the meaning of questions and try to twist them to their advantage. The problem is that the legislation makes it

Paralegal suspended in massive immigration fraud allegation. Fled abroad

  • Karas Immigration Law Professional Corporation
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 13 2014

The Law Society of Upper Canada suspended the paralegal license of the person below, amid massive fraud allegations involving at least 180

CIC issues Ministerial Instructions relating to Express Entry

  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 12 2014

On December 1, 2014, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (“CIC”) published Ministerial Instructions relating to its proposed Express Entry System