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Apr 29, 2020

Travelling to Canada in the age of COVID-19? Make sure you have a Quarantine Plan.

Featuring: Emre Esensoy and Valerie Kleinman

As part of its sweeping efforts to address the COVID-19 pandemic, Canada requires every individual who is granted entry to Canada, regardless of na...

Apr 29, 2020

Employing a Foreign Worker in the age of COVID-19? Make sure you are aware of new compliance obligations.

Featuring: Valerie Kleinman

The Government of Canada has now expanded the scope of compliance inspections on employers. Effective April 20, 2020, employers of foreign workers ...

Apr 29, 2020

Express Entry Draw 145

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced an Express Entry draw for candidates involved in the Provinc...

Apr 21, 2020

TRUMP ANNOUNCES SUSPENSION OF U.S. IMMIGRATION

In a late night tweet on April 20, President Trump announced that he would be signing an Executive Order to temporarily suspend immigration into th...

Apr 16, 2020

Express Entry Draw 144

Today the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced another Express Entry draw, just one day after issuing an Exp...

Apr 15, 2020

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW 143

Today, the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced an Express Entry draw for candidates involved in the Pr...

Apr 10, 2020

EXPRESS ENTRY DRAW 140 & 141

Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Canada is committed to reaching its immigration targets for 2020. Yesterday, the...

Apr 6, 2020

Green and Spiegel LLP Selected as Finalist for Canadian Boutique Law Firm of the Year in the Canadian Law Awards 2020

Featuring: Stephen W. Green, Shoshana T. Green, Evan J. Green and Ravi Jain

Green and Spiegel LLP announced that it has been selected as a Finalist for Canadian Boutique Law Firm of the Year in the inaugural Canadian Law Aw...

Apr 1, 2020

COVID-19 AND CANADIAN IMMIGRATION: ANSWERING TRAVEL RESTRICTION QUESTIONS

Featuring: Valerie Kleinman and Michael Hughes

  As the unprecedented circumstances surrounding the outbreak of COVID-19 continue to evolve, the Government of Canada has released a series o...

Mar 27, 2020

*Updated* COVID-19 Immigration Update

Featuring: Alexandra Cole

Due to the exceptional and fluid circumstances arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, information will be updated as soon as possible. We direct you t...

Mar 26, 2020

UNDERSTANDING CANADA’S SHIFTING IMMIGRATION LAWS IN LIGHT OF COVID-19

Featuring: Ravi Jain and Michael Hughes

In the wake of the spread of COVID-19, immigration lawyers have been confronted with an abundance of new directives from the Government of Canada. ...

Mar 23, 2020

Express Entry Draw 139 & 140

Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Canada is committed to reaching its immigration targets for 2020.  The Depa...

Mar 23, 2020

COVID 19 AND CANADIAN IMMIGRATION: ANSWERING TRAVEL RESTRICTION QUESTIONS

Featuring: Valerie Kleinman

As we continue to venture into unchartered waters surrounding COVID 19, the Canadian Government has implemented measures to help contain the virus....

Mar 20, 2020

COVID-19 Update: The Government of Canada Announces its official Order in Council

The Government of Canada has now released its official Order in Council with respect to the COVID-19 travel measures. In addition to the informati...

Mar 17, 2020

*Update* Canada to Close Borders to Most Non-Citizens, Stop Unwell Travelers from Boarding Inbound Flights

Due to the exceptional and fluid circumstances arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, information will be updated as soon as possible. We direct you t...

Mar 16, 2020

Canada to close borders to most non-citizens, stop ill travelers from boarding inbound flights

Effective Wednesday, March 18th, the Prime Minister has announced entry to Canada will be barred for all travelers who are not Canadian citizens, p...

Mar 13, 2020

In Response to the Global COVID-19 Outbreak

Featuring: Stephen W. Green and Evan J. Green

Integrity. Excellence. Dedication. Green and Spiegel knows that immigration issues have been impacted significantly by the global coronav...

Mar 13, 2020

2020-2022 Immigration Levels Plan

On March 12, 2020, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada released vital information on the Government of Canada’s Immigration Levels P...

Mar 4, 2020

March 4th, 2020 – Express Entry Draw 

  3,900 invitations to apply (ITA) have been issued in today's draw held by the Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IR...

Feb 25, 2020

PERMANENT RESIDENTS AND THE RESIDENCY OBLIGATION: FIVE COMMON QUESTIONS

  Here are 5 frequently asked questions we, at Green and Spiegel, get about the residency obligation: 1. What is my residency obligation as a...