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US Introduces Gender ‘X’ Passport for Non-Binary, Intersex, and Gender-Nonconforming Individuals

By SierraNovember 23, 2021
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The United States joins a handful of other countries and recently issued the first passport to an individual who falls under the new Gender ‘X’. Thousands of US citizens across the country who have also been waiting for this change can now select ‘X” as their gender which is huge relief for many. Gender ‘X’ […]

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Canadian Spousal Sponsorship: Inland vs. Outland

By SierraNovember 24, 2021
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Spousal Sponsorship is one of the most-sought after immigration pathways to Canada each year and thousands are actively learning more about completing their application. Spousal Sponsorship is when someone residing in Canada sponsors their foreign spouse to live with them as a permanent resident. When completing one of these applications, you are given two options: […]

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Automatic Work Authorization Extensions for H-1B Visa Spouses

By SierraNovember 23, 2021
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Are you the spouse of an H-1B visa holder in the United States seeking authorization to work? Maybe you’re already working in the United States and you’ve been affected by application processing delays. Either way, US officials have just announced a new policy that is great news for these individuals! More specifically, this policy will […]

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Becoming a Victim to Immigration Advanced Fee Fraud!

By SierraNovember 19, 2021

Every day foreign nationals across the nation are making the decision to start their immigration journey and we can’t stress enough how important is it to do it right the first time. Immigration processing can be long and complex, but it is worth it to thousands of individuals each year who are making Canada their […]

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Canada Announces New Immigration Minister: What’s Next for Immigration?

By SierraNovember 19, 2021

On October 26th, 2021 Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the newly appointed immigration minister as Sean Fraser. He will be replacing Marco Medicino who will now become Canada’s public safety minister. The IRCC will continue to focus on leading the country into safety post-pandemic and carry out their plan to invite thousands of foreign […]

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New Policy to Help Immigrant Workers in Ontario: Working for Workers Act

By SierraNovember 19, 2021
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Need another reason to make the move to Ontario? Ontario officials have recently announced their plan to help immigrant workers living or looking to work in Ontario. Considering thousands of immigrants are making the move every month through various pathways to showcase their skills, we think this new policy could help a lot of individuals! […]

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US Hits Mid Year H-2B Visa Cap for 2022

By SierraOctober 21, 2021
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Did you know 33,000 foreign workers are already granted a US Immigration status in 2022? More specifically, thousands of skilled and unskilled workers who applied for the H-2B visa have been given the perfect opportunity to use their skills and make the US their new home. Only a certain number of immigrants can be invited […]

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Immigration to Canada for IT Professionals

By SierraNovember 19, 2021
Working in CanadaJob Opportunities

The tech industry in Canada is rapidly growing and always looking to invite skilled IT professionals to come settle. With the right work experience, skills, and education, as a tech worker, you have a couple of options to make Canada your permanent home. The good news is, because these occupations are in high demand, it’s […]

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Canada PR Applicants Say They’ve Been Wrongly Refused By The IRCC

By SierraOctober 12, 2021
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Many individuals living on a temporary status in Canada are suddenly in a panic as their plans to obtain Canada PR came to a halt when they received a status refusal. These foreign applicants were among 40,000 other candidates who applied through one of Canada’s new temporary PR pathways. These new pathways were targeting International […]

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How to Cross the US/Canada Border: Travel Restriction Update

By SierraNovember 19, 2021
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Travel restriction updates have been looming around for over a year now due to the impact COVID-19 left on the nation. Since then, both Canada and the United States have been slowly recovering by distributing vaccines to help reduce the virus from spreading. Oftentimes we are contacted by permanent residents from Canada and the United […]

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US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

By SierraOctober 1, 2021

Home / US Immigration Lawyer: How to Immigrate to the US / US Resources / US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) What Is The USCIS? Call: 1.866.449.5904Online Assessment Here you can learn more about the agency that manages immigration applications and the protection of refugees plus more in the United States. This is what you […]

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US Reopening Border to Fully Vaccinated Travelers

By SierraNovember 19, 2021
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October 18 Update: We have a date! US officials have announced a date for fully vaccinated travelers looking to enter the United States which you can learn more about below! The US announced its plans to ease travel restrictions to those interested in traveling from abroad. Many tourists have been waiting for this news since […]

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I’ve Received A PGP Invitation. What Next?

By SierraSeptember 27, 2021
Family ImmigrationParent & Grandparent

Starting September 20th, 2021, the IRCC started rolling out Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) invites. This was the PGP draw date for those who applied in 2020. Many individuals have been waiting patiently for this as this gives them to chance to sponsor their parents or grandparents to live with them permanently in Canada! This […]

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Democrats Effort to Help Illegal Immigrants in the United States

By SierraSeptember 20, 2021
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The Democratic Party has recently been suggesting ways to welcome more undocumented immigrants in the United States. The Biden administration shared their idea to create immigration pathways for illegal immigrants seeking US citizenship along with other categories. Those eligible included participants of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, those who are protected by […]

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Canada Border Reopened To All Fully Vaccinated Travelers

By SierraSeptember 15, 2021
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Are you ready to travel to Canada? Many foreign nationals have been waiting to get the green light to travel abroad to Canada after almost two years of COVID-19 travel restrictions. This virus really put a damper on many visitor’s plans traveling to Canada but ultimately needed to comply to stop the spread. Recently announced, […]

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