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Posted in COVID-19
Apr 15, 2021

IRCC announces temporary public policies to facilitate the granting of permanent residence for foreign nationals in Canada

S. Sonia Sidhu and Claire MacLean

On April 14, 2021, Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada, the Honourable Marco E.L. Mendicino announced several...


Posted in COVID-19
Apr 13, 2021

A Year in (COVID-19) Review

Peter Salerno and Jonathan Green

On March 16, 2020, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced new entry restrictions to Canada that would be implemented shortly after midni...


Posted in COVID-19
Feb 19, 2021

Historical Express Entry Draw – Now is the Time to Apply for Canadian Permanent Residence

Claire MacLean

On Saturday, February 13, 2021, the Canadian immigration world awoke to a surprise from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). Any c...

Nov 3, 2020

COVID-19 Update: Operations and Service Standards at the U.S Embassy and Consulates in Canada

Tim Golden

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on operations and service standards at US consulates and embassies in Canada and around the wor...

Posted in COVID-19
Oct 7, 2020

Am I entitled to a Quarantine Exemption?

Jonathan Green

To limit the spread of COVID-19, governments around the world have implemented new measures to control travel and immigration between borders. Can...

Posted in COVID-19
Apr 1, 2020

COVID-19 and Canadian Immigration: Answering Travel Restriction Questions

Michael Hughes and Valerie Kleinman

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