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Operational Bulletin – November 15, 2011

  Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has published the following Operational Bulletins: Operational Bulletin 299b – Return of incomplete Permanent Resident Card Applications

Operational Bulletin November 10, 2011

Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) has published the following Operational Bulletin: Operational Bulletin 358 – Confirmation of Permanent Residence Document Amendments

A Consultants worse nightmare!

The phone rings in the middle of the night……it’s a client…..you haven’t heard from them in a couple of years…..you assume everything is okay but the client is calling from the Immigration Detention Center. He has been detained and is being held for staying in Canada illegally! He’s desperate for your help. How can this […]

Whose PR visa has arrived at our office?

We have good news for one of our clients, Ms. HY Choi. Her Permanent Resident Visa has been issued and placed in her passport. Congratulations! Her case was the BC PNP Skilled Workers stream and we got the PNP approval in April 2010.

New case approvals like spring flowers!

Dear readers, After having a productive trip to Monterrey, I am getting excited about offering our professional immigration services to the new Mexican market. In the meantime, I would like to introduce new case approval during my absence, and it is my great pleasure to share my clients’ new case approvals on my blog. First […]

“Fellow immigration practitioners, Be Prepared!”

Dear Readers, I would like to tell you about my client’s recent work permit application approval at the port of entry at the Vancouver Airport. Unfortunately, my client had to wait at the immigration (CBSA) office about 5 hours since the CBSA officer did not have a in-depth knowledge or understanding of the Immigration Regulations. […]

Even CIC occasionally makes mistakes!

Good Morning Canadians (or soon to be Canadians), We have exciting news today! After submitting a federal PR application to the Buffalo Visa Office based on a PNP approval, we received a request for our client’s original passport. Finally! (The waits for approvals seem to be getting longer and longer…..such is CIC’s work load). The […]

Federal Skilled Worker- Final Approval!

Dear Readers, We have an exciting news.  Our client, Ms. SJ is finally submitting her original passport to get an immigration visa!  Congratulations! She filed her PR application through Federal Skilled Worker program in June 2009.  Unfortunately, the regulations related to the Federal Skilled Worker program have been changed several time, which delayed overall FSW application […]

Extension of Visitor Status

Yesterday, we received lots of approvals and medical exam requests.  One of them is the case I’m going to introduce you.  As you can see the title of this posting, this case is extension of visitor status.  We submitted the application on October 28, 2010 and it was approved on March 08, 2011.  It took […]

Another approval news here!

We received another approval for a Work Permit from Citizenship and Immigration Canada.  After receiving a positive LMO from Service Canada, the Work Permit application was submitted online on January 21, 2011 and it was approved on March 15, 2011.  We waited a bit less than 2 months, much faster than submitting by mailing. The […]

Mexican-TRV Approval!

Good afternoon, bloggers! Today, we received another approval from the Canadian Visa Office in Mexico.  Congratulations, Mr. OGCR! It was not an easy case because not only his admission to Canada at the port of entry was refused for the first time, but also his TRV application for the second admission to Canada had been […]

Approval for Visitor Record Extension!

Our client, Mr. J H Choi’s application for Visitor Extension has been approved finally. Congratulations! We submitted his application on November 3rd, 2010 and it took 126 days to be approved.  How could it take longer than 4 months!?  It has been ridiculous since last summer, but what can we do?  Anyway, we appreciate Mr. Choi […]

PR Final Approval!

Mr. HIK’s PR application has been finally approved from the Seattle Visa Office.  His application was initially submitted to Buffalo visa office  in April 2010 right after BC PNP approval, but his file was transferred to Seattle Visa Office on Nov. 10, 2010, then finalized on March 2011 by submitting his passport.  His civil document […]

TRV-2nd Approval!

Ms. JMS submitted her TRV (Visitor’s Records) for the second time on Oct. 28, 2010 and it was approved on March 7, 2011.  Her extension reason was based on the common-law partnership in Canada, and it was not an issue to extend her visitor status.  Congratulation on your wedding in last months, and look forward […]

Medical Exam Inquiry

Ms. JIB’s initial PR application is approved and CIC Visa office in Buffalo requested to go through the medical exam.  Her application was submitted on Sep. 2010, after 6 months, medical was requested.  Once she goes through the medical exam, she will be requested to submit original passport to get a PR visa on the […]

PR Approval, Congratulations!

Ms. T.O. PR application has been finally approved in 10 months from the Buffalo Visa Office! Congratulations and let us know after you land as a permanent resident, we should celebrate together!  Daniel That’s what you’ve been waiting for!