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Bill C-6 Protecting Canadian Citizens Is Now Law

21 June 2017

Canada's Bill C-6 has received Royal Assent and is now law, effective June 19, 2017. The new law simplifies and streamlines the process for immigrants to become Canadian citizens and assures all Canadian citizens are treated equally. Bill C-6 is an amendment to Canada’s Citizenship Act and will benefit thousands of immigrants in Canada. 

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How to Move to Canada: Documentation

17 June 2017

Do You Have Questions About Canada Immigration? Evelyn Ackah is an immigration lawyer who can review your particular case and help determine the documents you need to move to Canada.

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IRCC Launches The Global Talent Stream: Fast-Tracking the Temporary Foreign Worker Program

13 June 2017

IRCC Launches The Global Talent Stream: Immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah explains how this initiative can fast-track Canada's temporary foreign worker program for approved companies. 

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Canada Immigration Law: Restoration of Status

8 June 2017

Travelers who are authorized to enter Canada can be admitted in three categories:

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Changes to Canada's Express Entry System Benefit Skilled Workers With Siblings

5 June 2017

Express Entry Canada will award additional points to skilled applicants with siblings in Canada: Immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah explains the new points system. 

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Report: What Canada Can Do For Investor Immigrants

1 June 2017

Business and entrepreneur immigrants can help support Canada's economic growth: Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah explains Entrepreneur and Investor Immigration: Creating Jobs and Growth, a new report from The Conference Board of Canada. 

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What is Canada's Start-Up Visa for Entrepreneurs?

26 May 2017

Immigration expert lawyer Evelyn Ackah explains Canada's Start-Up Visa program for entrepreneurs and business immigrants to Canada.

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My Canadian Husband is sponsoring me for Canadian Permanent Residence. Is it true that if we separate within 2 years I will lose my Permanent Residence status?

25 May 2017

Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah blogs about the removal of the conditional permanent residence for sponsored spouses.  

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I am an Alberta employer and I need to hire a skilled foreign worker, but the position is now one of the 29 High-Wage occupations listed on ESDC’s Refusal to Process List - what can I do?

25 May 2017

Immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah blogs about how employers can maintain their workforce during the Alberta Labour / ESDC refusal to process 29 job categories for LMIAs in Alberta.

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My daughter is 19 and is in University, can I include her in my Canadian Permanent Residence application as a dependent?

24 May 2017

Immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah blogs about the upcoming increase in the age of a dependent in Canadian immigration.

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