Seminar ID


Date and time

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 05:00 PDT see it in calendar

  • in English
CPD hours

LSBC 3 CPD hours
Expiry date: 31-12-2014

CICC 3 CPD hours
Expiry date: 29-6-2013


Morris J Wosk Centre for Dialogue, Salon B580 West Hastings St.
V6B 1L6

Capacity: 50



Afternoon: Sessions 3 & 4



Spousal sponsorship: Preparing a successful application

Presenter: Catherine Sas, Q.C. (Miller Thomson LLP)

Using real case studies and fact patterns learn a common sense approach to preparing successful spousal, common-law and conjugal partnership sponsorship applications.


• interviewing your clients to gather information - what you need to know
• compiling evidence of a genuine relationship - how much is too much
• putting the pieces together - what a decision maker needs to see
• will correct preparation equal faster application processing times
• interview coaching - getting your clients ready for tough questions
• advising clients in Canada - choosing between In Canada Class or Overseas processing

Anatomy of an IAD Sponsorship Appeal

Presenters: Laura Best (Embarkation Law Group) & Alex Ning, RCIC

Practical, step-by-step guidance to thoroughly prepare for an IAD Sponsorship Appeal from the moment of refusal to walking into a hearing

• IAD rules
• Rules of evidence
• Representation and advocacy
• ADR or hearing
• Identify ethical issues

What every immigration practitioner needs to know NOW!


3.25 hours


This video recording is offered free-of-charge for its educational value. It is not eligible for CPD hours by any regulatory body

Free - 100% discount
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