CPHR Nova Scotia is pleased to partner with CPHR BC & YK on this learning opportunity.
CPHR CPD hours: 1.5
We have seen significant changes to the Canadian immigration system including a much stronger enforcement system for ensuring employer compliance. This webinar will look at important changes while highlighting opportunities and how employers can mitigate the risks.
This seminar will cover a full spectrum of an immigration file including:
- Various Types of Work Permits
- Compliance Reviews
- Considerations for Permanent Residence
Who Should Attend
Human Resources Managers and Staff or anyone engaged in the recruitment and hiring of foreign workers.
Marina Sedau is the Vancouver office managing lawyer. Marina has practiced exclusively immigration and citizenship law since being called to the bar in 2005, representing businesses, individuals, and families. She is the Vice-Chair for the Canadian Bar Association Immigration Section and will be the national Chair in 2018-2019. Marina is a frequent public speaker on immigration in the legal community and at other public events, and was also a University of British Columbia immigration practitioner program instructor for four years until 2014, where she taught a variety of courses, including Business Immigration and Inadmissibilities.
Joshua Sogn is a lawyer at Guberman Garson LLP Immigration Law. He has been practising Canadian immigration and citizenship law for over 23 years. He provides advice to individuals, small businesses, and multinational corporations. He works closely with HR Managers and staff in the preparation of work permits, compliance and permanent resident applications. In addition to work permits and permanent residency applications, Joshua also advises on issues related to criminal admissibility for immigration purposes. He is a past-Chair of the Canadian Bar Association's National Immigration Law Section and past Legal Services Representative on the Joint Federal-Provincial Immigration Advisory Council.
1:15 pm - 1:30 pm: Login time
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm: Presentation
All login information will be sent to registrants via email the day prior to the session.
Early Bird Rate (until January 5th)
CPHR NS Members $65 plus 15% HST ($74.75)
Non-Member $95 plus 15% HST ($109.25)
CPHR NS Student Members $35 plus 15% HST ($40.25)
Price after January 5th
CPHR NS Members $85 plus 15% HST ($97.75)
Non-Member $115 plus 15% HST ($132.25)
CPHR NS Student Members $55 plus 15% HST ($63.25)
How to Register
Every person attending this webinar must be registered (and paid for) individually.
Registration for this webinar by clicking on the register for this event link above. All registrations must be online using the above link.
IMPORTANT: Registering someone other than yourself? If you are a member and are registering someone else to attend the event, DO NOT log into the site to register. If the other person is a member, they must log in using their own member ID and password and register that way. If the other person is not a member, do not log in, just register them from the public area of the website. Registrations must be done online.
The registration deadline is 12 noon on Thursday, January 11, 2018. Please note that registrations are not possible after online registration has closed.
Important note: Both registration and payment are required for every person attending this webinar.
All log in information will be sent to registrants via email the day prior to the webinar session. If you do not receive the information the day before the session, please contact our office at (902) 446-3660 option 1.
Payment is due within 30 days of registration or by the registration deadline of January 11, 2018 (whichever is earlier). Payments may be made conveniently online by Visa/Mastercard at the time of registration or by cheque received by the registration deadline. Cheques must be received within 30 days of registration or by January 11 (whichever is earlier) by CPHR Nova Scotia at 84 Chain Lake Drive, Suite 103, Halifax, NS B3S 1A2. Registrations January 6th or later must be paid by Visa/MC at time of registration.
If paying online by Visa or Mastercard, you must have the billing address exactly as it appears on the credit card statement or the transaction will be declined. This is a security feature for your protection.
A full refund, less a $40+HST processing fee, will be issued for cancellations received in writing by January 6th at 12:00 noon. Those who make reservations and do not attend will still be required to pay for the full session fee. Cancellations received by CPHR Nova Scotia in writing by 12 noon on January 6, 2018 will only be charged the processing fee. Substitutions are permitted if received by January 12th at 12:00 noon (for substitutions, the registrant must advise our office of their replacement in writing by 12 noon on January 12th including the full name, email and phone number of the substitution). Member/non-member rates will be applied to the substitutions. This cancellation policy applies regardless of date of registration. Registrations after the cancellation deadline are non-refundable.
By registering, you agree to the Cancellation Policy.