JUDICIAL APPOINTMENT The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, announced the following appointments under the new judicial application process: Roger R. Lafrenière, a prothonotary with the Federal Court, is appointed…Continue Reading
Posts by Mario Bellissimo
At Bellissimo law Group PC we are privileged to work on hundreds of medical inadmissibility cases and receive many inquiries. Unfortunately, we encounter a number of cases if the applicants had proper…Continue Reading
This is a very common question and I have seen hundreds of people in this situation in my career. The good news is it is avoidable. The bad news is it is…Continue Reading
Applicants were successful in their challenge of the new citizenship revocation process, relevant citizenship provisions have been deemed inoperative. The conclusion of the decision reads as follows:  In light of the…Continue Reading
Can My Boyfriend in the U.S. Sponsor Me If I Have No Status? Can My Wife Be Deported, Though I Sponsored Her?
These are two common questions we receive in our office with respect to the sponsorship of out of status spouses. Here are two examples (certain facts have been altered for privacy reasons):…Continue Reading
Just in Time for National Siblings Day: Extra Canadian Immigration Points for Brothers & Sisters! Are There Other Immigration Options for Siblings?
Siblings Day, also known as National Siblings Day, is a day of brothers and sisters celebrated on April 10th. This year’s celebration will include a special immigration gift for brothers and sisters in keeping with…Continue Reading
In Part I of this blog we answered yes to the question do I have to declare my criminal record when I enter Canada even if I am not asked? With the…Continue Reading
This is a common question during consultations. Or if I ask “did you declare your criminality” the common answer I receive is “they did not ask me.” With the advent of electronic…Continue Reading