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
This blog was prepared with the assistance of summer student Kali Stahl.
On June 8, the Canada Border Services Agency (“CBSA”) announced changes to travel restrictions for foreign nationals who are… 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
Earlier this month, the Government of Canada asked all travellers to self-isolate when they returned to Canada. Yesterday, the Government of Canada announced an emergency order making self-isolation mandatory under… Read More
There have been several recent announcements from U.S. Agencies and President Trump regarding travel to and from the U.S. while the COVID-19 pandemic is ongoing.
What a traveller may expect will… Read More