Important Amendments to the Citizenship Act took effect on October 11, 2017 Here are the new changes implemented on October 11, 2017: Previous Citizenship Act Citizenship Act with Bill C-6 Amendments Applicants had to be physically present in Canada for four out of six years before applying for citizenship Applicants must be physically present […]
Cristina Rozmarin had a successful Refugee Eligibility Interview at IRCC Calgary Office today. This claimant came from Iran. Should you wish to discuss your refugee hearing case, please contact Cristina.
Jae Shim has received an appreciation letter from Mayor Naheed Nenshi for his service to the City of Calgary as a member of the Chinatown District Business Improvement Area. Congratulations Jae!
Jae Shim and Cristina Rozmarin had a successful refugee hearing for the claimant who came from Turkey. Should you wish to consult us about your refugee matter, please contact Cristina.
Shim Law News – Immigration IRCC Update On September 1, 2017, IRCC announced an update to the fairly new implemented application intake process for the Parents and Grandparents Program. It is already know that on January 3rd of this year, Canadian citizens and permanent residents (PR) who wanted to sponsor their parents and grandparents to […]
New recruitment requirements for the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP) are effective as of August 28, 2017. As of August 28, 2017, all employers applying for high-wage Labour Market Impact Assessments (LMIAs) will be required to use Service Canada’s new Job Match service to meet the LMIA minimum recruitment requirements. Recruitment is the process of […]
As of August 28, 2017, all employers applying for high-wage Labour Market Impact Assessments (LMIAs) will be required to use Service Canada’s new Job Match service to meet the LMIA minimum recruitment requirements. Recruitment is the process of finding and selecting qualified employees. As part of the TFW Program requirements, the employers must conduct recruitment […]
The below charts explain some of the changes that have been made to the Citizenship Act and indicates when these changes are expected to come into force: The most important changes that take effect immediately upon Royal Assent on June 19, 2017 Previous Citizenship Act Citizenship Act with Bill C-6 Amendments Applicants were required […]
On June 12, 2017 as part of the Global Skills Strategy Initiative, the Global Talent Stream (GTS) which is the new created fast-track stream of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP), has launched a two-week standard for the processing of work permit (WP) applications for highly skilled occupations. According to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship […]
On June 12, 2017 Immigration, Refugees & Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced the introduction of a fast application processing and enhanced customer service now available for companies through the Government of Canada’s new Global Skills Strategy initiative which will give employers a faster and more predictable process for attracting top talent and new skills to Canada by […]