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Oct 30, 2015

Ontario to Launch New Entrepreneur and Corporate Streams for Provincial Nominee Program

October 30, 2015 – the Province of Ontario announced today that it will launch two new programs as part of its Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (O...

Oct 29, 2015

Parent and Grandparent Sponsorship Program to Re-Open in January 2016

October 29, 2015 – The popular Parent and Grandparent Program (PGP) is expected to reopen on January 4, 2016. The PGP facilitates family reunificat...

Oct 23, 2015

Express Entry Qualifying Scores Rise for 19th Round of Invitations

Oct 23, 2015 – Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has invited 1,502 Express Entry candidates to apply for Permanent Residence in Canada. The ...

Oct 20, 2015

Federal Election Results Could Mean Big Changes for Canadian Immigration

October 20, 2015 – The Canadian federal election has swept the Liberal Party of Canada into power with a majority of seats in the House of Commons ...

Oct 2, 2015

Increased Enforcement of International Mobility Program Now Underway

October 2, 2015 – Green and Spiegel has been advised that increased compliance and enforcement of both the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TWFP) ...

Oct 2, 2015

New Invitations to Apply Issued Through Express Entry

October 2, 2015 - Citizenship and Immigration Canada has issued another round of invitations through Express Entry. A total of 1,530 Invitations to...

Oct 1, 2015

International Experience Canada Deadline Approaching

October 1, 2015 – Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has advised that, in preparation for the 2016 quota, the International Experience Canada...

Oct 1, 2015

Green and Spiegel Announces New U.S. Office

October 1, 2015 – Green and Spiegel is proud to announce that Amy Novak, founder of the Novak Law Office in Vail, Colorado, has joined Green and Sp...

Oct 1, 2015

Green and Spiegel Ranked in Chambers Canada 2016

October 1, 2015 – Green and Spiegel is excited to announce that we’ve been ranked in the newly released Chambers Canada 2016 guide for immigration ...

Sep 18, 2015

Express Entry Round of Invitations Records Lowest Qualifying Score To Date

September 18, 2015 – Citizenship and Immigration Canada has issued another round of invitations through Express Entry. A total of 1,545 invitations...

Sep 8, 2015

New Invitations-to-Apply Issued Through Express Entry

September 8, 2015 – Citizenship and Immigration Canada has invited 1,517 Express Entry candidates to apply for Permanent Residence in Canada. The l...

Sep 3, 2015

Quebec Immigrant Investor Program Now Accepting Applications

September 3, 2015 – The Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) is now accepting applications. The QIIP facilitates immigration to Canada for qual...

Sep 3, 2015

Provincial Nominee Programs for British Columbia and Alberta Suspended

September 3, 2015 – The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) announced Tuesday that it would stop accepting applications in alm...

Aug 24, 2015

New Round of Invitations Issued Through Express Entry

August 21, 2015 – Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has conducted its fifteenth round of draws from the Express Entry pool.  A total of 1,52...

Aug 24, 2015

Green and Spiegel Partners Selected by Best Lawyers 2016

Green and Spiegel is pleased to announce that four of our Partners have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada ...

Aug 5, 2015

Express Entry Update: By the Numbers

August 5, 2015 – Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has released its mid-year report on Express Entry, Canada’s new immigration application m...

Jul 22, 2015

Latest Express Entry Draw Results in 1,581 Invitations to Apply

July 20, 2015 – Citizenship and Immigration Canada has issued its 13th round of Invitations to Apply for Permanent Residence, following a drawing o...

Jul 16, 2015

Quebec Immigrant Investor Program Opens August 31, 2015

July 16, 2015 – The Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) will reopen for applications on August 31, 2015 through January 29, 2016.  The QIIP fa...

Jul 13, 2015

Administrative Monetary Penalties Come Into Force December 1, 2015

July 13, 2015 – A regime of Administrative Monetary Penalties (AMPs) established in the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act will come into for...

Jul 9, 2015

Applications for Electronic Travel Authorization to Begin August 1, 2015

July 9, 2015 – Canada will begin accepting applications for its new Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) program on August 1, 2015.  As of March 1...