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The Government Of Canada Launches A New Global Skills Strategy
On June 12, 2017, the Government of Canada launched its new Global Skills Strategy, with the intent of providing employers with a faster and more predictable process for attracting top talent...
Canada
27 Jul 2017
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Owner/Operator Labour Market Impact Assessment And Its Importance For Permanent Residence Applications In 2017
Any Canadian employer wishing to employ a temporary foreign worker in Canada must first obtain authorization from the government, which is typically obtained by proving that the hiring of a TFW will not negatively impact the Canadian labour market.
Canada
19 Apr 2017
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McCarthy Tétrault US Election Briefing Note
Given the longstanding close diplomatic and business relationships between, and the highly integrated economies of, the US and Canada, we wish to comment on certain possible outcomes of the election...
Canada
16 Nov 2016
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The New Normal: Hiring Temporary Foreign Workers In 2015
The past few years have presented challenging immigration law issues for both temporary foreign workers and the Canadian companies that employ them.
Canada
11 Aug 2015
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Some Things Stay The Same: Quebec Court Precludes Retroactive Application Of New Immigration Criteria For Skilled Workers
The decision lends security and stability to the immigration process, and preserves the rights of qualified skilled workers who may have been impacted by frequently changing selection criteria.
Canada
11 Jun 2015
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Border Battles: Navigating The Perils Of Canadian Immigration Law For Retailers
The Immigration and Refugee Protection Act of Canada and its accompanying regulations primarily govern the way in which foreign nationals are lawfully admitted to Canada for work related purposes.
Canada
21 May 2015
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Temporary Foreign Workers: New Fees And Regulatory Changes
New fees and regulatory changes for the TFWP are set to take effect on February 21, 2015.
Canada
23 Feb 2015
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Hiring Temporary Foreign Workers: New Fees And Regulatory Changes
On February 21, 2015, new immigration regulatory changes and fees will come into effect.
Canada
17 Feb 2015
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Important Changes To Canadian Temporary Foreign Worker Rules
The last few years has seen some major changes to the rules governing the ability of Canadian employers to bring temporary foreign workers into Canada.
Canada
31 Oct 2014
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How Not To Fill A Labour Shortage
Since we last posted about the Temporary Foreign Worker Program, the federal government has, in the face of political pressure, introduced significant changes to the program.
Canada
10 Oct 2014
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Temporary Foreign Worker Program Under Fire
It is no secret that the Temporary Foreign Worker Program is under attack.
Canada
1 May 2014
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Federal Government Promises Major Changes To Temporary Foreign Worker Program
Canadian employers have been promised a more streamlined, effective and engaging process for hiring skilled foreign workers.
Canada
17 Apr 2014
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Construction And Specialized Workers’ Union, Local 1611 V. Canada (Minister Of Citizenship And Immigration), 2013 FC 512
In this case, the Federal Court upheld a decision made under Canada's Temporary Foreign Worker Program to issue positive Labour Market Opinions.
Canada
10 Mar 2014
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Immigration Issues In M&A Transactions - Considerations For Foreign-Based Companies Sending Employees To Canada.
Given the complexities of a typical business acquisition, it is frequently the case that immigration issues slip well down the priority list for such a transaction.
Canada
30 May 2013
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Temporary Foreign Miners Allowed
Our Federal Court has dismissed a court challenge by two unions against HD Mining.
Canada
23 May 2013
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Corporate Immigration: Changes To The Intra-Company Transfer Provisions
In the past year, there have been a number of significant developments that affect processing of temporary foreign workers under the Intra-company Transfer (ICT) category.
Canada
22 Feb 2012
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Sanctions, Restrictions and Immigration — Upcoming Changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program
Changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program, including hard caps on the length of time temporary foreign workers can stay in Canada and new sanctions against employers who fail to comply with their commitments to temporary foreign workers, are slated to take effect on April 1, 2011. Companies would be well advised to prepare for the changes now, starting with conducting an immigration audit of their existing workforce in Canada.
Canada
5 Dec 2010
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Technology Contracting - Sanctions, Restrictions and Immigration — Upcoming Changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program
Changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program, including hard caps on the length of time temporary foreign workers can stay in Canada and new sanctions against employers who fail to comply with their commitments to temporary foreign workers, are slated to take effect on April 1, 2011.
Canada
13 Nov 2010
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Immigration Corner - Recent Changes to the Canadian Foreign Workers’ Program
The Canadian government has recently announced changes to the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations ("Regulations") that will affect the Foreign Workers’ Program.
Canada
12 Nov 2010
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Labour Market Opinion Exempt Categories Allow Employers to Obtain Work Permits Faster
Employers can obtain work permits for temporary foreign workers faster by using Labour Market Opinion (LMO) exempt categories.
Canada
13 May 2010
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