Changes To Skilled Worker Applications

December 24, 2008 by  
Category: Skilled Worker

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The Budget 2008, introduced on February 27th, 2008, made a number of amendments to a number of legislations in Canada, including the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act. As a result, the Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has been provided with two new specific authorities for the purpose of increasing its efficiency in processing applications. The […]

Recent Changes To Federal Impaired Driving Legislation And The Ignition Interlock Device

July 16, 2008 by  
Category: Impaired Driving

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Ed Prutschi explains the recent changes to impaired driving legislation and the ignition interlock device. Although the new impaired driving legislation presents a number of challenges, the one glimmer of good news on the horizon is that legislation has been passed that would permit an individual convicted of impaired driving to receive an exception to […]

Recent Changes To Federal Impaired Driving Legislation

July 15, 2008 by  
Category: Impaired Driving

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Recent changes to the criminal code have raised a number of questions. The federal government has already passed new legislation which came into effect July 2, 2008, but the question remains as to whether or not that change is going to apply retroactively to a person who already has a case within the system or […]