Seminar ID


Date and time

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 17:00 PDT see it in calendar

  • recording
  • in English
CPD hours

LSBC 2 CPD hours

CICC 2 CPD hours


British Columbia Institute of Technology555 Seymour Street
Vancouver, BC
V6B 3H6

Capacity: 50


- Special issues relating to children in refugee law
- Best interests of the child arguments since the Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in Kanthasamy v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration) – impact on arguments on humanitarian and compassionate applications and at the Immigration Appeal Division
- Special considerations in making arguments on best interests of the child in deferral of removal cases
- Section 117(9)(d) and dealing with non-disclosure of children on a parent’s permanent residence application
- Ethical issues that can arise when representing children


2 hours

regular fee - $ 60.00

No CPD - 50% discount





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