Global talent stream

Seminar ID
Date and time
Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 13:30 EDT   see it in calendar
Kim K.C. Ly
Kim K.C. Ly
presenter's bio
  • recording
  • in English
CPD hours
LSBC 3 CPD hours available until: 04.04.2022
CICC (ICCRC) 3 CPD hours - Validity of the recording expired on: 04.07.2018
LSUC 0.3 Professionalism hours available until: 15.03.2022


LMIA Phase
- Program requirements for the Category B of the GTS for highly skilled foreign workers in the ESDC’s Global Talent Occupations List
- Requirements of the Labour Market Benefits Plan (LMBP) and pitfalls to be aware of
o Focusing upon committed activities (qualitative vs. quantitative)
- Protocols and negotiations with ESDC relative to the finalization of the LMBP and protecting an Employer client’s interest
- Housekeeping tips to ensure compliance and Employer client’s ability to meet 6-month milestone check-ins

Work Permit Phase (POE, CPC or Consular filings)
- Comparable R10 requirements of application to ensure expedited processing
- POE requirements for visa-exempt FWs (including eTA requirements)

Ethical issues

- Managing client’s expectations – how to avoid inadvertently committing clients to activities that are not achievable; how to avoid overpromising
- Advocacy - when to let the client take the lead and what to do in a support role as a “guidance counsellor” during negotiations with ESDC
- How to protect client’s interests in dealing with ESDC while thriving for a favourable outcome
- Conflict of interest in dual representation
- Who is the client?

Pace Law Firm
300 The East Mall
M9B 6B7

Capacity: 18
3 hours
  • regular fee - $ 90.00


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