US Homeland Security wants to eliminate work permits for spouses of US visa holders

Canada tech could get boost if US rescinds work permits for spouses of H-1B visa holders | Immigration expert Evelyn Ackah, founder and managing lawyer at Ackah Business Immigration Law

Canada’s attractiveness as a destination for tech firms and tech workers due to the United States’ efforts to tighten immigration rules at all levels including H-1B visas for technical workers. A recent presidential order to Buy American and Hire American,  \high legal fees, far more applicants than available spots and a process that takes months highly trained foreign workers are looking […]

Canada tech benefits if US rescinds work permits for spouses of H-1B visa holders

Canada tech benefits if US rescinds work permits for spouses of H-1B visa holders | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

The United States’ efforts to tighten immigration rules at all levels including H-1B visas for technical workers has increased Canada’s attractiveness as a destination for tech firms and tech workers. With a recent presidential order to Buy American and Hire American, high legal fees, far more applicants than available spots and a process that takes months highly trained foreign workers are […]

Canada Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah Says It’s Time to Change the Bureaucratic Maze

It's time to change the bureaucratic maze |Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Canada immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah told CTV News she has seen life-altering application mistakes happen time and again, and that it’s time to change the bureaucratic maze. A Newfoundland woman said an error in paperwork prevents her family from immigrating to Canada and cost her thousands of dollars. Her family initially applied to immigrate in 2009, and a misunderstanding […]

Tech Sector Immigration: Canada Welcomes Firms and Workers Frustrated by US Visas

Canada Designs Regulations to Attract Tech Firms and Tech Workers | Evelyn Ackah | Ackah Business Immigration Law

The United States’ efforts to tighten immigration rules at all levels including H-1B visas for technical workers has increased Canada’s attractiveness as a destination for tech sector immigration. With a recent presidential order to Buy American and Hire American, high legal fees, far more applicants than available spots and a process that takes months highly trained foreign workers are looking […]

Canada Immigration Inadmissibility Law Services

Canada Immigration Inadmissibility Law Services | Evelyn Ackah | Ackah Business Immigration Law

Canada Immigration (IRCC) does not allow some people to come to Canada. They are known as “inadmissible” under Canada’s immigration law. Immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah provides Canada immigration inadmissibility law services to assist people who IRCC has determined to be medically inadmissible or criminally inadmissible. There are many reasons you may not let into Canada, such as: […]