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How Do I Appeal an Immigration Refusal?

By Michael NirenMay 30, 2013
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Receiving an immigration visa refusal can be one of the most upsetting components of the immigration process. But just because you have been notified of a visa refusal does not mean that is the end of your immigration journey in Canada. In fact, there are several different options available to you if you have been […]

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How Do I Appeal an Immigration Denial?

By Michael NirenApril 2, 2020
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Having your immigration application denied can be one of the most upsetting experiences in the immigration process. While it is upsetting and very stressful, you don’t need to panic. There are several appeal options that are available to you if you have had your immigration application denied. Before you do anything, speak to a licensed […]

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How a criminal record can stop you from entering Canada

By Michael NirenApril 5, 2020
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Crossing the border between Canada and the United States is not normally especially difficult. For example, most individuals only need to present a valid passport and they’ll be on their way. However, Canada and the United States have recently signed information sharing acts that mean if you have a criminal record in the United States, […]

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Can I Enter Canada with a DUI?

By Michael NirenApril 5, 2020
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Entering Canada with a criminal record can be difficult. It surprises many people every day that they cannot enter the country when they have a criminal record, even if the criminal record is for something very old or for a minor offense. Entering Canada with a DUI A DUI conviction is taken very seriously by […]

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Will a DUI cause me to be denied entry to Canada?

By Michael NirenApril 5, 2020
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Criminal records are a very common reason why people would be denied entry to the United States and Canada. A DUI conviction is one of the most common criminal records that travelers are dealing with when they try to enter each country. While both countries take DUIs seriously, Canada takes them more seriously than the […]

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If I have a DUI will I be denied entry to Canada?

By Michael NirenApril 5, 2020
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Being denied entry to Canada is a very serious matter. Worse, it can be embarrassing, upsetting and completely ruin any plans you had. It does not matter if you were visiting friends, you’ve spent a lot of money on a vacation or you’ve got a very pressing family emergency in Canada. If you are deemed […]

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Applying for a Temporary Resident Permit to Overcome Inadmissibility

By Michael NirenApril 5, 2020
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There are many different reasons why someone could be denied entry to Canada. In most cases, the foreign national is dealing with having a criminal record or a medical problem that causes the border officials to declare them inadmissible. Understanding Temporary Resident Permit to Overcome Inadmissibility These measures are meant to keep the Canadian borders […]

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Will a TRP Help Me If I Have Been Denied Entry to Canada?

By Michael NirenApril 6, 2020
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Are you a foreign national or United States citizen who has a criminal record or who has been denied entry to Canada? Do you worry that if you attempt to travel to Canada, you will be denied because of a medical issue? These days, the Canada has increased security around its borders and has stricter […]

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March is Fraud Prevention Month: Beware of Immigration Fraud

By Michael NirenJanuary 3, 2020
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The month of March is fraud prevention month, and Citizenship and Immigration Canada has issued a statement regarding the prevention of immigration fraud in Canada. “The best way to protect oneself is to become informed,” said Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney. “I encourage Canadians, and especially newcomers, to visit the Citizenship and Immigration […]

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Canada Visa Rejection Reasons: Why I Received a Canadian Visa Refusal

By Michael NirenMarch 3, 2021
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During the Coronavirus outbreak visitors to Canada my be refused due to Canada’s borders being temporarily closed. International students, foreign workers, permanent residents, and citizens are still allowed to enter Canada. Family sponsorship applications are still being processed if you are within Canada! If you need help re-applying or submitting a refusal waiver, we can […]

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MTV Star Domaine Javier: Denied Entry to Canada

By Michael NirenJuly 8, 2020
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A woman named Domaine Javier appeared on MTV’s True Life and attempted to enter Canada late last year. Javier who is transgender is accusing border officials of not letting her into Canada because she is transgender which could’ve been because of her passport photo and listed gender as male. After entering customs, Domaine Javier was sent […]

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How Can Someone Born In Canada be Deported From Canada?

By Michael NirenDecember 9, 2019
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Canada offers birthright citizenship, as do many other countries in the world – including the United States. What birthright citizenship means is that anyone born on Canadian soil automatically becomes a Canadian citizen. But did you know, someone who has been born in Canada can still be deported? It’s a very rarely-used and little-known law […]

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Can a Felon Go To Canada: Entering Canada with a Felony Record

By Michael NirenJuly 20, 2020
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If you have a criminal record such as a felony conviction, you may have difficulty entering Canada. Can I Enter Canada with a Felony Conviction? Canada has strict rules when it comes to admitting people with criminal records. Essentially, if you have been convicted of an offence that occurred less than 10 years ago, in most cases, you are […]

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How To Enter Canada With a DUI

By Ella BergquistJuly 20, 2020
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Getting into Canada while having a criminal record for DUI is a common concern many Americans have. It is very important that Canada is able to effectively secure its borders and keep people who may be dangerous out, but sometimes people who post no threat to Canada or Canadians are caught up in this red […]

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What Are Removal Orders in Canada?

By Michael NirenDecember 9, 2019
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A removal order is issued when someone is convicted of breaching the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act in Canada. If you have committed a crime or are in Canada fraudulently, you could be issued a removal order. Types of Removal Orders From Canada The Canada Border Services Agency is responsible for carrying out removal orders. […]