2017-2018 Immigration Changes: Winners, Losers, and Effects on Immigration Practitioners + What to Expect in 2019 – 3 CPD Hours

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Event Title: 2017-2018 Immigration Changes: Winners, Losers, and Effects on Immigration Practitioners + What to Expect in 2019 – 3 CPD Hours

Event Date: This live webinar was conducted on October 16 from 14:45 to 18:00 (Eastern Time).

There was a total of 3 hours of live, interactive webinar time including 15 minutes of break.

The 15 minutes of break are not counted as CPD hours.

Cost: $90 for this webinar video or part of our CPD Bundle. 

Instructor: Andrew Carvajal, LL.B / B.C.L., M.A., B.A.

Attendance: You are purchasing a video of this event

Organization: RCICCPD by Full Skills Exam Prep. These webinars which are accredited by the ICCRC and the Law Society of British Columbia for CPD hours.  

Language: English

Agenda: This is the breakdown of the upcoming event.

  • Discussion of the 2018-2020 Multi-year Immigration Plan
  • 2017/2018 Changes – Who is affected positively, who is affected negatively and the effects on the work RCICs do.
  • Sponsorship
    • Changes to spousal sponsorship procedures
    • Commitment to family reunification and faster processing times
    • Parent and grandparent lottery
    • Rise in age of dependency
  • Changes to the Express Entry CRS Points
    • Candidates with siblings in Canada
    • French-speaking candidates
    • Specific examples
    • Job Match registration now voluntary
  • Global Skills Strategy
    • Work permit exemptions for short term entries
    • Global Talent Stream LMIAs and Labour Market Benefit Plans
    • Two week processing – principal applicants and dependants
    • Dedicated Service Channel
  • LMIA recruitment requirements
    • August 28, 2017 changes
    • Job Bank and Job Match
      • High-wage vs. low-wage streams
    • Targeting vulnerable populations
  • The Canada-European Union (EU) Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement
    • Business Visitors
    • Investors
    • Intra-Company Transfers
    • Contractual service suppliers and independent professionals
  • Citizenship
    • June 19, 2017 changes
      • Revocation on national interest grounds
      • Intent to reside
      • Minors applying alone
      • Time spend in Canada under a conditional sentence
    • October 11, 2017 changes
      • Physical presence
      • Days spent in Canada before permanent residence
      • Age range for language and knowledge requirements
      • Time required for filing of income taxes
    • 2018 changes
      • Revocation process
      • Seizure of fraudulent or suspected fraudulent documents
    • Permanent residence path for caregivers
      • November 29, 2019 expiry of pilot program
      • Future alternatives
    • Medical inadmissibility and excessive demand
    • Major changes in Provincial Nominee Programs
      • Ontario path to permanent residence for semi-skilled professionals
      • Alberta opportunity stream
    • Noteworthy jurisprudence
      • Conditional sentence and serious criminality – Thanh Tam Tran v. Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
    • What to expect in 2019?

*Kindly note that this video will be in your account on November 6th 2018* All other videos are available immediately.

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