Canada Permanent Residents Convicted of a Crime Face Deportation | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Canadian Permanent Residents are not entitled to the same rights and privileges as citizens. A recent Canada legal case involving a permanent resident convicted of robbing a bank highlighted that Canada Permanent Residents convicted of a crime face deportation. On appeal, the court reduced the original sentence of 18 months to 6 months so the bank teller…

You Can Move to Canada to Be With Your Spouse by December 2019: Limited Time Offer | Evelyn Ackah | Ackah Business Immigration Law

Do you want to move to Canada to be with your spouse? Are you married to or in love with a Canadian? Do you want to move to Canada to finally be together?  Ackah Law is offering a 15% discount on all Spousal Sponsorship applications from Nov 1 – Dec 31 2018 Follow your heart…

You Can Become a Canadian PR by December 2019 | Evelyn Ackah | Ackah Business Immigration Law

Do you want to become a Canadian Permanent Resident by December 2019? Here’s your opportunity:  Ackah Law is offering a 20% discount on all Express Entry Permanent Residence applications from November 1 – December 31, 2018  Make Canada your new home soon! The application process takes less than one year. Ackah Law offers flat free…

Evelyn Ackah Canada Immigration Lawyer

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has ended the requirement that sponsored spouses or partners of Canadian citizens and permanent residents were required to live with their sponsor for 2 years prior to receiving permanent resident status, effective April 28, 2017. Learn more here: Canada Abolishes 2 Year Rule for Spousal Sponsorship. Evelyn Ackah is one of Canada’s…

On November 9th, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) announced new changes to the Canadian Experience Class (CEC). As you may know from reading this blog, the CEC is open to individuals with 12 months of work experience in Canada, in a National Occupational Code O, A or B position. CIC announced that a maximum of 12,000 applications will…

It happens all the time.  An individual goes through the long (and sometimes painful) process of getting permanent residence. But then life happens, things change, and the new permanent resident has to move home to take care of family, or live overseas for a variety of reasons. There are a few circumstances where you can…