We are proud to announce that Loretta Bouwmeester is one of the newest Queen’s Counsel appointees in Alberta. The Minister of Justice and Solicitor General recognizes lawyers who have provided exceptional service to Albertans and the legal community and who have made significant contributions to the administration of justice. Congratulations Loretta!
New Amendments to the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations Strengthen Protections for Temporary Foreign Workers
Amendments, which came into effect on September 26, 2022, will bolster the employer compliance regime and increase employers’ legal obligations when hiring TFW under the IMP and under the TFWP.Read more
British Columbia Labour Minister, Harry Bains, announced that effective June 1, 2023, the general minimum wage in BC will increase by $1.10, elevating the minimum wage from $15.65 an hour to $16.75.Read more
The Government of Canada announced the IEC program will partially re-open on March 1, 2021. This article discusses the eligibility and procedural requirements of this program.Read more