The Government of Canada celebrated the 37th anniversary of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms on 17 April 2019. The Charter, which forms a part of the Canadian Constitution, is integral…Continue Reading
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On 30 January 2019 the Government of Canada announced that it is extending the open work permit pilot for spouses and common-law partners applying for permanent residence under the spouse or common-law…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
A spousal sponsorship appeal was recently allowed for a deserving couple separated for far too long. After her application to sponsor her husband to Canada was refused, the sponsor retained our office…Continue Reading
A recent Federal Court decision applied some common sense to rigid communication policies used in the context of applications for Canadian citizenship. In Lim v. Canada, the Applicant challenged both the deemed…Continue Reading