Countless Canadians enter the U.S. to work every year. For Canadian companies with U.S. operations, U.S. “L status” allows Canadians to work in the U.S. as executive, managerial or specialized… Read More
On October 22, 2020, the Federal Government and the Government of Alberta announced a new joint pilot program for entry of international travellers into Canada through Alberta.
The pilot program is… Read More
This blog was prepared with the assistance of summer student Kali Stahl.
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On June 29, 2020, the Government of Alberta announced its plan to reduce the occupations in which employers can hire temporary foreign workers under the federal Temporary Foreign Worker Program… Read More
On April 22, 2020, President Trump issued an Executive Order (“Executive Order”) suspending the entry of individuals who seek lawful permanent residence.
As part of that Executive Order, President Trump called… Read More
Agriculture and agri-food industries have a general reliance on temporary foreign workers to fill labour shortages. Unfortunately, it has become increasingly difficult to access foreign workers and bring them to… Read More
Due to the ongoing economic shutdowns as impacted by COVID-19, many temporary foreign workers in Canada on valid employer-specific work permits have lost their employment. These foreign workers could be… Read More