Marijuana and DUI in immigration process

Seminar ID
Date and time
Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 09:00 EDT   see it in calendar
Samuel Plett
Samuel Plett
presenter's bio
  • recording
  • in English
CPD hours
LSBC 4 CPD hours available until: 27.03.2023
CICC (ICCRC) 4 CPD hours available until: 10.02.2022

Marijuana and DUI in immigration system

1. Legislative background – Criminal code, IRPA
2. Recent changes in the Criminal Code
3. Unexpected consequences of the Cannabis Act on foreign workers and permanent residents
4. Importance of appropriate criminal equivalency analysis to protect client’s interests
5. Mitigating consequences on temporary foreign workers
6. Dealing with eTA
7. Ethics
a. Honesty and candour
b. Managing client’s expectations
c. Competency
d. Misrepresentation and how to avoid it

Pace Law Firm
300 The East Mall
M9B 6B7

Capacity: 18
4 hours
  • regular fee - $ 120.00


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