Working Your Way Into Canada 2021

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Guiding temporary foreign workers, employers, and foreign entrepreneurs on the 'new normal' during this later COVID-19 pandemic period

(Original Live Webinar Date: November 4, 2021)

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Who should attend: Lawyers specializing in business immigration law or those who wish to develop a practice in this area. The course may also be of interest to corporate/commercial lawyers, employment lawyers, in-house counsel, and human resource professionals.

Learning level: All levels

Learn how to properly consider IMP Work Permits for Business Owners. Hear about observations and challenges during the pandemic with different LMIA streams and what the 'new normal' is estimated to look like. Understand alternative approaches to address slow processing of start-up business class work permits and permanent residence applications. Better understand advanced topics relating to international students. Hear about the availability of work authorization options under the Regulations during the travel restrictions.

After taking this program, you will:

  • be able to advise your clients on IMP options for business owners
  • have up to date information on LMIAs
  • understand issues related to start-up companies
  • gain knowledge regarding work options for students
  • understand issues related to work authorization without a work permit

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 5.5 hours (this course does not contain professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management). Please note: The CPD hours of the rebroadcast will either meet or exceed the CPD hours of the original live webinar course.

You may also be interested in Immigration Issues in Depth 2021 on Friday, December 3, 2021.

Course Chairs
Silvia Macedo — McCrea Immigration Law LLP, Vancouver

Craig Natsuhara — EY Law LLP, Vancouver
Helen Park — Dentons Canada LLP, Vancouver

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Rebroadcast  $375   $338 $459   $375
Rebroadcast Articled Student $229.50   $187.50 $229.50   $187.50

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