Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah to Present at TIFF 17

Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah to Speak at Toronto International Film Festival

Immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah will present at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) Industry Conference Foundations programme on the subject of US/Canadian legal co-ventures and collaborative teams. The six-day conference, which runs September 8–13, will “incite provocative discussions and inspire innovative strategies for creative and business leadership.” The topic for Ms. Ackah’s presentation is Border Patrol with co-presenters Lorraine D’Alessio and Elliott Anderson:  With […]

Download our Guide on How To Move to Canada – Immigration Law

How-To-Move-To-Canada-Guide-to-Canadian-Immigration-Law-and-United-States-Cross-Border-Immigration-Law-Free-eBook | Evelyn Ackah | Canadian Immigration Lawyer

Guide to Canadian Immigration Law and United States Cross-Border Immigration Law: Free eBook Our guide will help you learn about your opportunities to Move to Canada under Canadian and US Cross-Border Immigration Law. Here’s what you will find covered in our guide: How to Move to Canada Business Visitor Cross-border Applications Temporary Residence Status in Canada – TRV […]

US RAISE Act Cuts Immigration: How It Impacts Canada

Evelyn Ackah - Calgary Immigration Lawyer - US RAISE Act Proposes Immigration Cuts- How This Impacts Canada

The Reforming American Immigration for Strong Employment (RAISE) Act to cut US immigration was proposed by President Trump to replace “our low-skilled [immigration] system with a points-based system.” The bill would change the US system for granting legal residency, or green cards, by giving priority to high-skilled, English-speaking immigrants. Immigration reform was a key platform in Trump’s 2016 presidential […]

Start-up Visa Pilot Program Becomes Permanent in 2018

Canada Start-Up Visa for Entrepreneurs - Evelyn Ackah Calgary Immigration Lawyer

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has completed a 5-year evaluation of the Start-up Visa Pilot Program to help immigrants become entrepreneurs and citizens, and announced the visa program will become permanent in 2018. Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah is pleased to see the Start-up Visa Program will become permanent: Many talented, creative people want to move to […]

New Airport Security Requirements for Travelers to the US

Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah explains New Airport Security Requirements for Travelers to the US

Air Canada and WestJet have issued alerts to their customers about the new airport security regulations implemented July 19 by US Homeland Security, and are advising passengers traveling to the United States to arrive at airports at least two hours prior to scheduled departures. Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah flew from Calgary to Florida after […]