Immigration

Immigration lawyers skeptical about consultant regulation

Immigration lawyers skeptical about consultant regulation

The federal government is creating a new regulatory regime for immigration consultants

Quebec’s immigration reforms aim to address labour shortages

Quebec’s immigration reforms aim to address labour shortages

Quebec’s recent immigration reform bill gives the province more control over immigration.

New program will train immigration and citizenship consultants

New program will train immigration and citizenship consultants

Queen’s University Faculty of Law and Université de Sherbrooke are developing a new program to train immigration and citizenship consultants

Lawyers criticize government for misleading information on Legal Aid Ontario

Lawyers criticize government for misleading information on Legal Aid Ontario

A number of lawyers spoke out in support of Legal Aid Ontario at Queen’s Park, saying the provincial government has released incorrect figures that are misleading the public about the number of clients it serves.

Starseed GC educating employers on medicinal cannabis

Starseed GC educating employers on medicinal cannabis

As with many general counsel in the cannabis industry in Canada, Jason Alexander is juggling all the issues in-house in the sector face every day, including whether or not travelling to the United States is a good idea right now.

Roma man allowed to stay in Canada, says federal AG

Roma man allowed to stay in Canada, says federal AG

An Ontario lawyer has successfully persuaded the federal Minister of Justice not to extradite a 49-year-old man wanted in Romania.