Are You an Eligible LMIA Employer? Find Out Now!

Are You an Eligible LMIA Employer? Find Out Now!

Employer requirements to apply for LMIA are as follows: Business legitimacy Ability to pay a salary to a foreign worker A genuine need for a foreign worker Has not laid off any employees within the 12 months preceding the submission of the LMIA application Provide a...
Children Lost During Covid-19 Due to Divorce

Children Lost During Covid-19 Due to Divorce

During Covid-19, the issue of relocation of children has become a burning issue between parents due to social and economic challenges brought on by the pandemic. Many have lost their jobs while others have secured jobs in cities where they need to move. In many...
Will COVID-19 Strip Away Your Right to A Jury Trial?

Will COVID-19 Strip Away Your Right to A Jury Trial?

The toughest conversations I have had with clients during the pandemic have often surrounded the issue of delay. While the court closure has resulted in delay all over our already-burdened civil justice system, it is felt most acutely when it comes to trials. ...
How a Guilty Plea Can Get You Deported

How a Guilty Plea Can Get You Deported

Most of the criminal lawyers representing their clients are not aware of the immigration consequences of sentences to their clients. Depending on the nature & type of the offence(s) and resulting convictions/sentences would determine the criminal inadmissibility...
Cashing Cheques Gone Wild

Cashing Cheques Gone Wild

I recently settled a case that would shock most business owners regarding mail-in cheques that prompted me to write this article to hopefully protect our readers.    How many of you think it is safe to pay a bill by mailing a cheque to a business? Many...
Jailing the Innocent: This Could be You

Jailing the Innocent: This Could be You

Getting phone calls in the middle of the night from police officers is a common occurrence for me. The scenario often goes as followed, the phone rings, I answer and on the other end of the line is a police officer explaining that Joe/Jane has been arrested in an...