79% of Temporary Foreign Workers have Difficulty Attaining Permanent Residence Status

Evelyn Ackah, Managing Lawyer at Ackah Business Immigration Law

Study: Canada’s Policies on Attracting and Retaining Temporary Foreign Workers The first study that examines Canada’s national policies on attracting and retaining temporary foreign workers as immigrants was released February 21, 2017. According to the research, 79%: of Canada’s temporary foreign workers have difficulty attaining permanent residence status: 21%: of temporary foreign workers obtained permanent resident status in 2014, […]

Express Entry Updates Effective June 6

Canada Immigration Law: Contact Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah at Ackah Business Immigration Law- contact@ackahlaw.com

Canada Express Entry Updates Effective June 6, 2017:  Effective June 6, Express Entry Canada will award additional CRS points to candidates who meet the following qualifications: strong French language skills strong English language skills in addition to strong French language skills candidates with siblings in Canada  Express Entry is Canada’s skilled-worker immigration application system. Learn More […]

United States H-IB Visa Facts

Immigration Lawyer - Evelyn Ackah

US H-1B 2018 Visa Applications Open April 3 United States H-IB Visa Facts: According to CNN, in 2016 the cap of 85,000 H-1B visas was reached less than a week after applications opened; and during that time 236,000 petitions were submitted. H-1B Visas are offered through a lottery 85,000 H-1B Visas are awarded each year H-1B Visas […]

Ackah Business Immigration Employment Law Services

Canadian Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah of Ackah Business Immigration Law

Ackah Business Immigration Employment Law Services provide advice on employment-related immigration matters including: Recruitment and Hiring Practices Termination and Severance Workplace Investigations Employment Policies & Practices Privacy Obligations Human Rights Requirements Absence & Disability Management Whether your workforce is large or small, Ackah Law can provide strategic counsel to navigate workplace challenges and help your workforce meet […]

Canadian immigration system works in unique case represented by Evelyn Ackah

Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Unique Case Represented by Calgary Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah Represented by Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah, after 4 years of submitting applications and paperwork Filipino Jaysen Reyes met with Citizenship and Immigration Canada in Calgary and was granted Canadian Permanent Residence status. “I’ve never seen anything like it in 20 years practicing law,” Ackah said of the […]