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VisaPlace associated lawyers are called upon to appear in the media to discuss Canadian and US immigration issues effecting North Americans. For instance, Michael Niren has been interviewed by Canada AM, CBC News, CTV, Canada News Net, the Globe and Mail and the Toronto Star.
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Here are some “Media Mentions” featuring our lawyers!
Canada to urge U.S. for changes to border law that bans marijuana smokers from entry, September 10, 2016
Vice News: Police in Toronto are accused of doing the dirty work of immigration officials, November 25, 2015
Yahoo News, Federal Government Announces overhaul of Temporary Foreign Worker Program, June 20, 2014
Yahoo News: Millionaire Immigrant investors considering suing Government for Cancellation of program, June 5, 2014
Yahoo News: Jason Kenny criticized for suspending Temporary Foreign Worker program for Fast Food Industry, April 25, 2014
National Post: Bieber’s risks trouble at the US border due to mounting legal problems, January 31, 2014
Macleans.ca: Bieber’s legal woes put him at risk of being turned back at U.S. border: experts, January 31, 2014
Canadian Immigrant Magazine: Applying for Job Postings Overseas-Is there a Chance?, January 22, 2014
Yahoo News: Harper government slammed for cutting welfare to failed refugee claimants, November 10, 2013
Canadian Lawyer Magazine: Lawyer Confused over government’s increase in Live in Care Giver levels, November 8, 2013
Montreal Gazette: Federal Court testing of expidited hearings for some visa refusal reviews May 13, 2013
Yahoo News: Canada’s Immigrant Investor Moratorium helping to attract rich foreign investors to US, May 10, 2013
CTV News (Toronto): Live Appearance discussion of the RBC Temporary Foreign Worker Story, April 12, 2013
CTV News: Kenny wants to Revoke Canadian Citizenship for dual nationals involved in terrorism, February 6, 2013
Yahoo News: Immigration Minister Kenny Seeking addtional powers to deny entry to Canada, October 17, 2012
Medicine Hat News.com: Average Canadians suffer from Backward Immigration Policies, September 21, 2012
Daily Telegraph UK.New Rules make it harder for older Britons to settle in Canada, September 17, 2012
Detroit Free Press: Canadian Waters Off-Limits for U.S. Boaters with Criminal Record July 1, 2o1o
CBC Radio Interview on Conrad Black’s Canadian Entry issues, featuring Michael Niren Part 1, May 2012
Globe and Mail: Rumour of open-door policy drawing claimants, lawyers say
Canadian Press (CP): Conrad Black unlikely to return to Canada while on bail as appeal moves rapidly
CTV News Canada AM: Changes to Refugee Policy
But Can’t We do it Ourselves?
Lawyers Weekly: Quebec Immigration Consultant Controversy