Notice: Our office will be closed to the public December 17, 2022 to January 9th, 2023.
For all our current and past clients, we will continue working on your files and responding through the holidays. Though please be advised that our response time may be delayed due to the high volume of work during this season.

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Ontario Farm Pleads Guilty to Worker’s Death

Ontario Farm Pleads Guilty to Worker’s Death

Scotlynn Farms, based in Vittoria, Ont., has pleaded guilty in the COVID-19 death of one of its workers. It's the first COVID-19 prosecution of an employer under the occupational health and safety laws in the province. It is so sad to see such neglect when our food...

Super Visa

Super Visa

As we work to recover from the pandemic, the Government of Canada continues to prioritize family reunification so that we can attract, retain and integrate immigrants who contribute to the success of our country. On June 7, 2022 , the Honourable Sean Fraser, Minister...

Annual Immigration Conference Update

Annual Immigration Conference Update

During the annual Immigration Conference hosted by Canadian Bar Association on June 3, 2022, Minister Fraser of Immigration Refugee Citizenship Canada has made some introductory remarks as follows: "Immigration is not just nice to have, but necessary for our economy...

Express Entry Rounds of Invitations

Express Entry Rounds of Invitations

Since Sept, 2021, IRCC has only invited provincial nominee candidates for express entry, including yesterday, April 13, 2022, excluding all other skilled worker classes. It is certainly a challenged time for all the skilled workers waiting for their chance to become...

Increasing Fees for All Permanent Residence Applications

Increasing Fees for All Permanent Residence Applications

On April 30, 2022, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is increasing fees for all permanent residence applications. This includes economic, permit holder, family and humanitarian classes. In 2020, IRCC increased permanent residence fees to account for...

Greater KW Chamber Webinar Recording

Greater KW Chamber Webinar Recording

Jennifer Roggemann recently participated in a Business Success Series Webinar with the Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce. Watch the full conversation to learn the "Top Things Employers Need to Know About Immigration Laws When Hiring or Retaining...

Moving to KW

Moving to KW

Kitchener-Waterloo is a great place to live. Where else can you learn to ski, shop at a 70-year-old farmers market, explore downtown, and attend a concert — all in one day? If you are considering moving to Kitchener or Waterloo, here a some important facts, and tips...