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ESDC updates labour data used on LMIA applications
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • April 8 2015

ESDC has set out new data that employers using the Temporary Foreign Worker Program need to be aware of when making LMIA applications. Based on 2014


Changes to LMIA-exempt work permit process effective Feb. 21, 2015
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • February 20 2015

Immigration Canada (CIC) has announced changes to Canada’s International Mobility Program (IMP). These changes affect work permit categories that are


Employers face new conditions and compliance requirements under Canada's immigration regulations
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 9 2014

As set out in a prior update, the Canadian government announced significant changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program in June. However


Overhaul of Canada's Temporary Foreign Worker Program
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 3 2014

Canada's Temporary Foreign Worker Program was overhauled on June 20, 2014. Many of the changes were effective immediately, while others will be


Changes to the intra-company transferee Specialized Knowledge work permit category
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 4 2014

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


Elimination of LMO advertising exemption for international students holding Post-Graduate Work Permits
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 12 2014

On June 6, Service Canada announced the elimination of the advertisement exemption for foreign nationals in Canada under Post-Graduate Work Permits


Changes to Canada's Labour Market Opinion process and the Temporary Foreign Worker Program
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • December 12 2013

In the latter half of 2013 there have been significant changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP), and specifically to the rules relating


Major changes to Canada's Temporary Foreign Worker Program announced
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • May 1 2013

On April 29, the Canadian government announced major changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP). Some reforms were expected based on an


Employment, labour and immigration law in Canada webinar
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • February 18 2013

This webinar examines 10 key considerations for U.S. businesses with Canadian operations. Learn about: Reinstatement of non-unionized employees


Major changes to Canada's Temporary Foreign Worker Program
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • April 4 2011

On April 1, 2011 major changes to Canada's Temporary Foreign Worker Program become law.