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Sep 22, 2017

Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA): Reducing barriers to labour mobility

The Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) is a free-trade agreement between Canada, the European Union (EU), and its member states enacted ...

Sep 20, 2017

Express Entry Draw - Applicants With CRS Score of 433 Invited To Apply

September 20, 2017 - Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited applicants with a Comprehensive Ranking S...

Sep 11, 2017

Just Announced: The Global Talent Stream is now available in Quebec

September 11, 2017- It was announced today that the Global Talent Stream is now available to employers in Quebec, providing a faster and more predi...

Sep 8, 2017

Pathways to Canada for “Dreamers”

Featuring: Aris Daghighian

In June 2012, President Obama introduced the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in order protect children who had been brought t...

Sep 6, 2017

Express Entry Draw - Applicants with CRS Score of 435 Invited to Apply

September 6, 2017 - Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited applicants with a Comprehensive Ranking Sy...

Sep 5, 2017

Second Round of Invitations for Parent and Grandparent Program to be Issued September 6th, 2017

September 5, 2017 -  It was announced that Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), will invite more potential sponsors of parents ...

Aug 31, 2017

OHIP changes to affect Temporary Foreign Workers

August 31, 2017-Temporary Foreign Workers (TFW) who hold a valid work permit are eligible to apply for OHIP coverage. To meet the minimum qualifica...

Aug 23, 2017

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW – NUMBER OF INVITATIONS INCREASES Slightly

August 24, 2017 - Yesterday, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3035 people to apply for Permanent Resid...

Aug 18, 2017

Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) Launches Employer Job Offer In-Demand Skills Stream

August 18, 2017 - ​On August 16, 2017, the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) launched a new pilot for workers in high demand occupations wit...

Aug 14, 2017

New Advertising Requirements for Labour Market Impact Assessment Applications

August 14, 2017- Effective August 28, 2017, there will be changes to the recruitment requirements for Canadian employers wishing to hire through th...

Aug 9, 2017

Today's Express Entry Draw – Number of Invitations Drops Significantly

August 9, 2017 - Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 2991 people to apply for Permanent Residence ...

Aug 4, 2017

Green and Spiegel USA Celebrates its Five Year Anniversary!

    August 4, 2017 - It is with great pleasure that we announce that Green and Spiegel has reached another major milestone in the hi...

Aug 2, 2017

Today's Express Entry Draw – Number of Invitations Issued Increases Slightly

August 2, 2017- Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3264 people to apply for Permanent Residence t...

Jul 12, 2017

Express Entry Draw July 12, 2017- Number of Invitations Continues to Drop

July 12, 2017- Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3202 people to apply for Permanent Residence to...

Jun 28, 2017

Express Entry - Higher CRS Score Leads to Lower Number of Invitations Issued

June 28, 2017- Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3409 people to apply for Permanent Residence to...

Jun 26, 2017

U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Trump Travel Ban Case, Reinstates Part of Ban

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 th...

Jun 20, 2017

BARRIERS TO OBTAINING CITIZENSHIP REDUCED: BILL C-6 RECEIVES ROYAL ASSENT

June 20, 2017- Yesterday, substantive changes to the Citizenship Act were announced. These changes will reduce the barriers to citizenship, reduce ...

Jun 12, 2017

Canada’s Global Skills Strategy: Opening the Canadian Border to the Next Brain Gain

Featuring: Stephen W. Green and Kelly Goldthorpe

The Global Skills Strategy came into effect on June 12, 2017 in what is promised to be faster access to highly skilled foreign talent to help Canad...

Jun 5, 2017

Express Entry Program- Changes In Effect Starting Tomorrow

June 5, 2017 - The Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has announced three substantial changes to the Express Entry System ...

May 31, 2017

May 31, 2017 Express Entry Draw- Lower CRS Score for Federal Skilled Worker and Canadian Experience Class Candidates

May 31, 2017- Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) invited 3877 people to apply for Permanent Residence to ...