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  • Refusal to Process a Labour Market Impact Assessment

    Last Updated on January 24, 2021 by Steven Meurrens A Labour Market Impact Assessment (a “LMIA“) is an assessment by the Department of Employment and Social Development Canada (“ESDC“) that the hiring of a foreign worker will have a positive, neutral or negative impact on Canada’s labour market. An … Read more »

  • Joint Submissions at the Immigration Appeal Division

    Last Updated on January 13, 2021 by Steven Meurrens It is not uncommon for the Canada Border Services Agency (“CBSA”) to consent to an Immigration Appeal Division (the “IAD”) appeal, and for the applicant and CBSA to make joint submissions. On occassion, the IAD will not accept the joint submissions … Read more »

  • LMIA Working Conditions

    Last Updated on January 12, 2021 by Steven Meurrens The Temporary Foreign Worker Manual states the following about working conditions.  » Read more about: LMIA Working Conditions  » … Read more »

  • Returning Applications During COVID-19

    Last Updated on January 7, 2021 by Steven Meurrens During the COVID-19 pandemic Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (“IRCC”) has implemented numerous policies to try to process applications as normally as possible and also provide applicants who are unable to provide certain documents or me … Read more »

  • Borderlines Podcast #44 – An Interview with Chris Alexander, Canada’s Immigration Minister from 2013-2015

    Last Updated on December 13, 2020 by Steven Meurrens The Honourable Chris Alexander served as Canada’s Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Canada from July 2013 to November 2015. He represented the riding of Ajax—Pickering in the House of Commons of Canada from 2011 to 2015. Prior to that spent … Read more »