Peter Edelmann was quoted regarding Canadian extradition practices in the article More U.S. Citizens are Seeking Refuge in Canada  that appeared in USA Today.… Read More


Peter Edelmann did a French interview on Radio Canada regarding the deportation of a life-long Canadian permanent resident.… Read More


Peter Edelmann is interviewed by Ian Milgew of the Vancouver Sun for his article Trump’s immigration chaos is keeping border lawyers busy.… Read More


In this fourteenth Borderline episode we discuss how to overcome systemic barriers in LGBTQ asylum claims.  Much of this episode is dedicated to establishing how LGBTQ asylum claimants must prove their sexual identity during their refugee claim.  How does someone from a country where being gay is illegal and who has been a closeted homosexual… Read More


Jennifer Ellis is moderating a panel on Inadmissibility related to Residency Obligations and Misrepresentation at the Canadian Bar Association (BC Branch) Immigration Law Conference held on February 24, 2017 in Vancouver.… Read More


Peter Edelmann will be presenting at the International Relations Students’ Association (IRSA)’s Winter Benefit Gala We are in Solidarity: Bearing witness to exile, we live with refugee claimants on Saturday, February 11, 2017. Tickets are available here.    … Read More


Peter Edelmann and Southern California-based immigration lawyer Nikhil Shah to discuss the widely felt impacts of the 45th President of the United States’s three immigration-related Executive Orders. Content of webinar is subject to change in this evolving landscape following the President Trump’s swift actions since taking office on January 20, 2017, however it will have… Read More


Efrat Arbel is Assistant Professor at the Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia.  She is an executive member of the Canadian Association of Refugee Lawyers. This podcast focuses on the distinction between physical borders and legal borders in the refugee context, how interdiction works, and the Safe Third Country Agreement. The Safe… Read More


Judith Boer is presenting on Tuesday, February 7th to the settlement workers from Mosaic about the in-land refugee claim process.… Read More