Entries by Tom Hadley

New PR Streams for Canada – Temporary Resident to Permanent Resident Pathways

The Canadian government announced new permanent residence programs last week. These Programs, the “Temporary Resident to Permanent Resident Pathways,” are an unprecedented, likely one-time opportunity for recent graduates working in Canada and those working on the COVID frontlines to transition to permanent residence. Note that these programs do not apply to Quebec. Briefly, the eligibility […]

Immigration Update: On Paper vs. In Practice: Two Worlds of Travel Restrictions and Quarantine Rules (March 4, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. EDT)

Please note that we are not providing legal advice in this article, but are simply commenting on what our clients have been experiencing. If you require legal assistance, please reach out to one of our lawyers. In the last few weeks we have seen a number of travel restrictions and requirements come into effect. No […]

Webinar: Opportunity Knocks but Once: Tips on Submitting a Complete Express Entry Application After the Recent Historically Low Draw – JOIN OUR WEBINAR ON WEDNESDAY MARCH 3rd @ 12:30 PM EST

Were you one of the 27,332 lucky individuals who received an invitation to apply in the historic draw on February 13, 2021? Do you want to know how to submit a complete and accurate application, and what happens if you don’t? Our immigration lawyers, Sarah Fagan, Douglas Tsoi and Clinton Green will discuss common Express Entry […]

Webinar: SHOULD I STAY OR SHOULD I GO NOW – TRAVEL RESTRICTION CONFUSION – Join us for a Zoom Seminar on Friday, February 19 at 2:00pm EDT

Cold in Canada? Stranded in the States? Please join our immigration lawyers: Barbara Jo Caruso, Joel S. Guberman, and Lainie M. Appleby for a discussion about the most recent requirements with respect to Canadian and US travel restrictions, the recently announced 3-day hotel stay upon arrival in Canada and more. To join our ZOOM seminar on Friday, February 19 at 2:00 […]

Immigration Update: Restrictions on Air and Land Travel – Still More Questions than Answers (February 12, 2021 at 4 p.m. EDT)

CILF is here to support you with respect to all of your immigration needs with information to keep you informed. Our firm is always available to focus on your immigration needs. Since the additional restrictions on travel into Canada by air and land were announced on January 29, 2021, there have been some changes. Below are reminders as to what was […]

Immigration Update: Further Restrictions on Air and Land Travel (January 29, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. EDT)

CILF is here to support you with respect to all of your immigration needs with information to keep you informed. Our firm is always available to focus on your immigration needs. On January 29, 2021, Prime Minister Trudeau announced that Canada will be introducing additional restrictions on travel into Canada by air and land. Full details have not yet been […]

Immigration Update: Great News for Eligible Holders of Post-Graduation Work Permits (January 11, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. EDT)

CILF is here to support you with respect to all of your immigration needs with information to keep you informed. Our firm is always available to focus on your immigration needs. Each year, tens of thousands of international students receive a Post-Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) after completing an eligible postsecondary program in Canada. The PGWP […]

CILF Welcomes Lesley Love

Corporate Immigration Law Firm is pleased to announce that Lesley Love has joined our firm. Lesley brings with her extensive Canadian immigration law experience, advising both individual and corporate clients, focusing on the Kitchener-Waterloo area. Prior to joining CILF, Lesley practised solely in the area of immigration law at a medium-sized firm in London, Ontario, initiated […]