1. New immigration targets were announced on October 31st : 2019 target – 330,800 / 2020 target – 341,000 / 2021 target – 350,000 2. Parental Sponsorships will no longer be lottery based…Continue Reading
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The latest Express Entry Draw took place during the period of January 23rd, 2019. During this round 3,900 Invitations to Apply have been issued to foreign nationals who had 443 points or…Continue Reading
For those longing for their parents or grandparents abroad to be able to live permanently in Canada, it is almost time to formally express their interest in sponsorship. The first step in…Continue Reading
Recently we had a consultation with a client who had filed an application to sponsor their parents. Unexpectedly, they received a refusal letter from Immigration Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). The application…Continue Reading
The latest Express Entry Draw took place during the period of January 10th, 2019. During this round 3,900 Invitations to Apply have been issued to foreign nationals who had 449 points or…Continue Reading
Liberals Unveiled a New Plan for Immigration Focused on Family Reunification, Middle Class Growth in 2015 – How Is It Working in 2019?
In 2015 then Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada said, “The Harper Conservatives froze family reunification applications for two years, then made the rules so rigid that thousands of hard-working people…Continue Reading
Toronto man encounters roadblock in citizenship for surrogate twins – Mario D. Bellissimo weighs In!
Concern for an Italian-Canadian in Toronto stuck in Kenya, where he had gone to witness the birth of his daughters by a surrogate mother. Indeed, a Canadian law prevented him from returning…Continue Reading
We are pleased to report that a medical admissibility case was recently approved after having been in process with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada for over 4½ years, that dealt with both…Continue Reading
The latest Express Entry Draw took place during the period of December 19th. During this round 3,900 Invitations to Apply have been issued to foreign nationals who had 439 points or more….Continue Reading
How does immigration status affect a person’s ability to file a complaint with the Canadian Human Rights Commission? On 17 October 2018 the Federal Court of Appeal released Tan v. Canada (Attorney…Continue Reading