What's love got to do with it?
- in English
What's Love got to do with it?
Spouse and Common Law Sponsorship
o What type of relationship? Marriage, Common-Law and Conjugal defined
o Proving the Legitimacy of the relationship
o Ethical considerations: know your client, ask the right questions, avoid omission or misrepresentation, conflict of interest when representing two clients
o Eligibility factors
o When a sponsor is not eligible
o Sponsor living outside Canada
o Ethical considerations: honesty and candour with the client, managing expectations, preventing misrepresentation
o Application in Canada or overseas?
o Strategies in choosing the processing office
o Complications in processing
o What to expect during processing
o Authorizations to leave and re-enter Canada
o Work permits
o Other tidbits
Ethical considerations: who is the client? Competency and skills, managing client’s expectations, resolving issues related to dual representation (I don’t want my husband to know!)
- regular fee - $ 90.00
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