Judith Boer is doing a presentation on humanitarian and compassionate applications (H&Cs) at the Continuing Legal Education in British Columbia (CLEBC) conference Immigration Issues In Depth on Friday, December 2, 2016.… Read More

Erica Olmstead has joined the Red Cross Steering Committee helping to plan a conference for February, 2017. The conference is on International Humanitarian Law (Respecting International Humanitarian Law in the changing face of Global Conflict.  Details to follow as planning progresses.… Read More

Judith Boer and Peter Edelmann are giving an information session for families with temporary status (working / student visa) who would like to remain in Canada as permanent residents. The information session is organized by the Settlement Workers in School Program from the Vancouver School Board. November 30, 2016 4:30 to 6:30 pm VSB District… Read More

Peter Edelmann was interviewed on the Immigration Law Podcast with host Mark Holthe. In this podcast about inadmissibility issues on security grounds, Peter shared some insight on this very complex area of the intersection of immigration, criminal and national security law in Canada.… Read More

On behalf of the Canadian Bar Association, Peter Edelmann is appearing before the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security regarding Bill C-22.  Bill C-22 is an Act to establish the National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians and to make consequential amendments to certain Acts. You can watch a video of the appearance… Read More

Peter Edelmann is giving a presentation to CBA – Edmonton (Canadian Bar Association) regarding crimmigration on November 16, 2016.  Crimmigration is the intersection between criminal law and immigration law.… Read More

Peter Edelmann is participating in the national consultation by the standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security on The Green Paper.  This Green Paper is intended to prompt discussion and debate about Canada’s national security framework, which will inform policy changes that will be made following the consultation process.      … Read More

Erica Olmstead is giving the welcoming and congratulatory remarks this evening at the graduation ceremony for the University of British Columbia’s Certificate in Immigration: Laws, Policies and Procedures (CILPP).… Read More

Jennifer Ellis is giving a talk about Representing Vulnerable Persons at the Canadian Association of Professional Immigration Consultants’ National Education Conference in Vancouver.… Read More