VisaPlace’s Canada and US Visa Blog

Welcome to our Immigration Blog!

We hope you enjoy up-to-date information about Canada and US Visas

Canada Welcomes Its First Two Start-up Visa Applicants

(Below is a transcription of this video) Hello. This is Michael Niren, immigration lawyer and founder of So Canada has welcomed its first two start-up visa applicants pursuant to their new Start-up Visa Program. The Start-up Visa Program is to encourage entrepreneurs from other countries to come to Canada to invest and to grow […]

Continue Reading By: Michael Niren

$1.8 Million Granted by the DOJ to Aid Immigration for Unaccompanied Children

As recently reported in -The Department of Justice issued a $1.8 million grant to help expedite the immigration court process The immigration court system has encountered a record backlog of cases of over 400,000 cases as of August, according to the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse at Syracuse University. $1.8 Million Granted by the Department […]

Continue Reading By: Michael Niren

Canadian Government Considers Removing ‘Citizenship by Birth’

(Below is a transcription of this video) Hi. This is Michael Niren, immigration lawyer and founder of A released document has been circulated indicating that the Minister of Immigration, Chris Alexander, is thinking about canceling the birth citizenship laws that exist in this country. Essentially, if you are born in Canada, you are conferred […]

Continue Reading By: Michael Niren

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

  • You could be eligible for prizes
Start Your FREE
Top of page

As seen on

"VisaPlace referred us to a great law firm and great lawyers. All I can say is "thank you" for getting my visa quickly. VisaPlace knew exactly what kind of legal team could help where other's couldn't. The fees were reasonable and everything went smoothly. Thank you for everything! I would highly recommend VisaPlace and the immigration attorneys they work with to anyone wishing to move to Canada or to the US."
- Steve Read All Reviews