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Holding Redlich
This newsletter includes summaries and links to media releases relating to immigration issues in Australia.
Fasken Martineau
Les entreprises, et les autres organisations dont les employés et d'autres représentants traversent la frontière, ainsi que les particuliers,
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Already bolstered by the uncertain political landscape south of the border, Canadian companies are set to benefit further with the Government of Canada's newly launched Global Skills Strategy on June 12, 2017.
McMillan LLP
In a recent article, entitled Canada's Global Skills Strategy to launch June 12, 2017, we advised readers of the Government of Canada's intention to launch a new Global Skills Strategy...
June 27, 2017 – The prospect of hoards of Americans moving to Canada following Donald Trump's election as president has apparently not been backed up by the latest citizenship application numbers.
June 27, 2017 – The Canadian federal government has cut the processing time for the Post-Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) applications by almost a third, new figures show.
June 26, 2017 – The federal government is not about to challenge Quebec over its investor immigration program, despite British Columbia's claim its economy is hurt by the French-speaking province's system. Evidence suggests the vast majority of the mainly-Chinese nationals given visas through the scheme end up settling on the West Coast.
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. Coupled with this, one cannot sideline the enticing fiscal benefits that come together with this package.
Theresa May has provided a clearer picture as to how the UK will manage the "settled status" of the three million EU nationals currently living in the UK.
Since the Brexit vote one year ago, the destiny and the future of millions of EU citizens living in the UK, and about a million UK expats in other EU states has been covered with a veil of uncertainty.
The Immigration Rules pertaining to visa applications ‎made by adult dependent relatives of UK citizens were changed in July 2012.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
On June 15th, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued a brief memorandum on the status of DAPA. DAPA (Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents)...
Fenwick & West LLP
As an Equal Justice Works Fellow sponsored by Fenwick & West, Renée Schomp serves as a senior staff attorney at nonprofit OneJustice, spearheading the Rural Immigrant Connect project.
Green and Spiegel LLP
In an unsigned, per curiam opinion issued today, the Supreme Court of the United States has agreed to hear the revised Trump Travel Ban cases on their merits in the Court's 2017-18...
Green and Spiegel LLP
On June 19, 2017, USCIS published a list of approvals and denials for Form I-526 [link] and Form I-829 [link] performance based on Regional Center, ranging from January 1, 2014 to May 31, 2017.
Pryor Cashman LLP
The form requires select visa applicants to provide, among other things, travel, address, and employment history for the last 15 years.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
On January 27, 2017, President Trump issued Executive Order 13769, entitled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States," (EO1), which went into effect immediately.
Green and Spiegel LLP
U.S. Investors and Entrepreneurs Division manager Matthew Galati was featured in a June 21, 2017 article published in The Real Deal, "Government releases crucial EB-5 data – but beware, it could be full of flaws."
Green and Spiegel LLP
We are continuing our coverage of USCIS' publishing of I-526 and I-829 performance data by Regional Center.
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May 4, 2017 – The long-delayed federal government's Citizenship Act Bill C-6, has been sent back to the House of Commons for debate with no indication when it will become law.
A.I.Kitsios LLC
The Cyprus Government has revised the criteria for granting the Cypriot citizenship, making it one of the most attractive schemes in the European Union.
May 31, 2017 – Canadian Immigration authorities conducted the 15th round of invitations under Express Entry in 2017 inviting 3,877 applicants for permanent residence, under all programs. The lowest Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score was 413, the lowest-ever for an all-program draw.
May 26, 2017 – Canadian Immigration authorities have taken the unprecedented step of conducting two Canada Express Entry draws simultaneously, inviting a total of 543 applicants for permanent residence under the Federal Skilled Trades and Provincial Nominee Program. The FST draw saw a lowest ever CRS score of 199 while the PNP draw was 775.
June 19, 2017 – Federal government changes to new rules on applying for Canadian citizenship received Royal Assent today, after clearing the Senate last week. The wide-ranging bill repeals many of the changes put in place by the previous Conservative government. The new law will come into force in stages beginning this month.
Green and Spiegel LLP
April 28, 2017- In response to campaign promises to remove "unfair elements" from the current Citizenship Act, the Liberal government introduced Bill C-6 "An Act to amend the Citizenship Act and to make consequential amendments to another Act to amend the current Citizenship Act" in June 2016.
Hammond Taylor
These changes risk making it more difficult for business to secure the right skills for the job on a long-term basis.
June 5, 2017 – Beginning June 6, 2017 points will be awarded under the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) in two new areas including strong French language ability, and having a sibling in Canada.
June 15, 2017 – Ontario immigration authorities have announced the application intake limit has been reached for its Employer Job Offer Stream. Officials will monitor capacity in the coming months to decide if or when the stream will reopen.
Hammond Taylor
The 457 visa will be abolished and the newly minted Temporary Skill Shortage (TSS) visa will commence in March 2018.
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