Refused refugee claims – next steps and future options

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Date and time
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at 10:00 PDT   see it in calendar
Krisha Dhaliwal
Krisha Dhaliwal
presenter's bio
Hannah Lindy
Hannah Lindy
presenter's bio
  • recording
  • in English
CPD hours
LSBC 3 CPD hours available until: 14.10.2022
ICCRC 3 (tentative) CPD hours available until: 12.01.2021

Refused refugee claims – next steps and future options


1) Post-refusal in Canada

  • Appeal or judicial review

·       Appeal rights

·       Overview of process

·       Dates and deadlines

  • Statutory stays of removal

·       RAD appellants

·       Federal Court judicial review applicants

·       PRRA applicants

  • Non-appeal options

·       Humanitarian & compassionate applications

·       PRRA applications

·       Family sponsorship

·       Why economic immigration streams are not viable

2) Removal proceedings

  • Brief overview
  • Types of removal orders
  • Administrative deferral of removals (ADR) and temporary suspension of removals (TSR)
  • Requests for deferral of removal – CBSA
  • Stays of removal – Federal Court

3) Returning to Canada after departure or removal

  • Economic immigration – Express Entry and PNP

·       Does work experience in Canada count?

  • Family sponsorship
  • ARC: Authorization to Return to Canada

4) Practice tips

  • Understanding your client’s full immigration history
  • Requesting file from IRB, IRCC, CBSA, and former counsel
  • Knowing when to seek outside help

5) Sample fact patterns

6) Questions

3 hours
  • regular fee - $ 90.00


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