The Canadian Federal Government has recently changed the rules on Canadian citizenship by descent, or by virtue of being born to a Canadian citizen parent. Before the July 2020 changes, only biological…Continue Reading
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Today Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced another Express Entry Draw #157. The latest draw took place on July 23rd, 2020 at 12:24:39 UTC. During this round, 3,343 Invitations to Apply…Continue Reading
Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, doctors have warned of a second wave of infections, predicted to hit Canada sometime in Fall 2020. For those like me who are currently in…Continue Reading
With Canada now in the midst of re-opening, there are a number of important updates we wish to share with you to keep you informed. Resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal…Continue Reading
Major Change! New Public Policy on Extended Time to Apply for Restoration of Status May Apply to You!
On 14 July 2020 Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced that it will be extending the time period within which temporary residents who fell out of immigration status may apply for…Continue Reading
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to evolve, the dire situation facing migrant farm workers in Ontario has been widely publicized in the past couple of weeks. At the time of writing, more…Continue Reading
5 Months Into a New Coronavirus/COVID-19 World: Canadian Immigration Reflections – What Will the Future Hold?
As we soon enter our fifth-month of a new reality, the world is changing and unfolding rapidly. Each day brings a spectrum of news, emotions, and developments ranging from the promise of…Continue Reading
The latest Express Entry Draw took place during the period of July 8th, 2020. During this round, 3,900 Invitations to Apply have been issued to foreign nationals who had 478 points or…Continue Reading
The latest Express Entry Draw took place during the period of June 25th, 2020. During this round, 3,508 Invitations to Apply have been issued to foreign nationals who had 431 points or…Continue Reading
New Born Canadian Citizens in the United States in Need of Return to Canada – Possible Emergency Steps to Explore During COVID-19
We have been dealing with cases involving newborn children in the United States born to Canadian parents abroad without confirmation of citizenship and the need to return to Canada imminently. There can…Continue Reading