Alberta Bans Hiring Foreign Workers in 29 Job Categories

Alberta, Canada, has implemented a 2-year pilot program Employer Liaison Service that bans hiring foreign workers in 29 skilled job categories. Employers instead will be directed to a list of local workers in those job categories. Learn more here.  Evelyn Ackah, founder and managing lawyer at Ackah Business Immigration Law, is at the forefront of legal and policy immigration developments to ensure…

Canada Bill C-23: Contact Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah at Ackah Business Immigration Law- contact@ackahlaw.com

Immigration experts are concerned about the legal implications of Bill C-23 for the current 12 million Canadians who go through preclearance at Canada airports. The bill was first negotiated between the governments of former prime minister Stephen Harper and former US president Barack Obama as part of the Beyond the Border agreement. Canadian federal government has pointed…

NAFTA REQUIREMENTS FOR WORKING IN THE U.S.- presented by Canada Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah September 2016

NAFTA REQUIREMENTS FOR WORKING IN THE U.S.: presented by Canada Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah, Founder and Managing Lawyer Ackah Business Immigration Law  NAFTA REQUIREMENTS FOR WORKING IN THE U.S.: presented by Canada Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah September 2016 from Evelyn L. Ackah Ackah Business Immigration Law focuses exclusively on immigration law. We provide strategic counsel based on the…

Canada Passport - Contact Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Important Update for Canada Business Travellers: New Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada rules put into effect in November 2016 require many travellers to get an ETA (electronic travel authorization) before they fly into a Canada airport, even if it is for a short stay in transit. Dual nationals are required to have a Canadian passport. Learn more here: Dual…

Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah, Founder and Managing Lawyer of Ackah Business Immigration Law

Canada’s National Policies on Temporary Foreign Workers 79%: of temporary foreign workers have difficulty attaining permanent residence status. Ottawa has rolled out a number of immigration programs such as the Canadian Experience Class and the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) that favour immigration candidates with Canadian education credentials and work experience, turning foreign workers into a pool…

Canada Bill C-23: Contact Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah at Ackah Business Immigration Law- contact@ackahlaw.com

Canada Express Entry Changes Effective June 6, 2017:  strong French language skills strong English language skills in addition to strong French language skills candidates with siblings in Canada  Registration with Job Bank will become voluntary effective June 6; registration is currently required. For more information on the new changes, read more here.  Contact Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah Ackah Business Immigration…

Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah: Immigration Lawyers protect your rights and prevent costly mistakes

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will begin accepting H-1B petitions subject to the fiscal year 2018 cap on April 3, 2017. ~ U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services According to CNN, in 2016 the cap of 85,000 H-1B visas was reached less than a week after applications opened; and during that time 236,000 petitions were submitted. US H-1B 2018 Visa Applications…

Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah: Why Do You Need An Immigration Lawyer

Regardless of how much time has passed since the offence, if you have a Criminal Record from Canada you could encounter problems when trying to enter the United States. This is the case even if the offense was relatively minor and even if you have received a Canadian Pardon. Learn more here: I was convicted of…

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Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah represents Red Deer man

“I’ve never seen anything like it in 20 years practicing law,” Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah said of the support Filipino Jaysen Reyes got from Parkland Fuel, in particular senior vice president Peter Kilty and president Bob Espey. Permanent Residency Granted to Red Deer Man Represented by Evelyn Ackah Contact Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah