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LIVE WEB - Canadian Corporate Immigration: Navigating the Maze

Presented by the ISBA International & Immigration Law Section
Co-sponsored by the ISBA Labor & Employment Law Section, ISBA Sports & Entertainment Law Section, and the ISBA Diversity Leadership Council

Live Webcast
Thursday, May 30, 2024
1:00 – 2:05 p.m.

1.0 hour MCLE credit

Join us for this comprehensive overview of the Canadian corporate immigration system and an in-depth look at the underlying issues and processing considerations you need to be aware of to better advise your clients. Corporate law attorneys, international and immigration lawyers, and labor and employment counsel with basic to intermediate practice experience who attend this online program will better understand:
  • The structure of Canada’s work permit system;
  • The legal factors and practical considerations of the Labour Market Impact Assessments (LMIAs);
  • Which categories are exempt from work permits under LMIA;
  • The differences between work permits and visas, as well as the pre-screening process;
  • The obstacles that bar entry into Canada, including criminal inadmissibility and misrepresentation;
  • The ongoing compliance issues and requirements; and
  • Much more.

Program Coordinators:
Benjamin A. Kranc , Kranc Associates, Canada
Angela Peters , Buffalo Grove Law Offices, Arlington Heights

Program Chat Moderator:
Angela Peters , Buffalo Grove Law Offices, Arlington Heights

Program Speaker:
Benjamin A. Kranc
, Kranc Associates, Canada

For best practices, before attending the program using ISBA's Zoom platform, please visit our Technical Support page.

Program Information

  • Fees:
    • ISBA Member - $35
      • ISBA sponsoring section members get a $10 registration discount (which is automatically calculated in your cart when you log in to register).
    • Non-Member - $70
    • New Attorney Member (within the first five years of practice) - $25
    • Law Student Members - Free
    • Special pricing is available for Legal Service Attorneys.
  • If you cannot attend the live web event, a full refund is available, if you cancel your registration up to the start of the live web event on the program page in your “My CLE Account”. 
  • Please Note: MCLE credit is available to registrants only on the day of this live event – and you must attend the entire program to earn MCLE credit. All registrants will receive access to a recording of the event a few days after the program, but credit is NOT available for the recording.