Canadian Law Group

Canadian Law Group

CKR Law’s Top 5 Tips to Immigrate to Canada

For those seeking to move to Canada, here is what our Canadian Law Group recommends (of course, we recommend obtaining good legal advice based on the specific facts of your case).

Nova Scotia Invites Bookeepers & Accountants!

Nova Scotia is only 1.5 hours by plane from New York, the same distance from NY to Toronto. When we tell our clients this, they are often surprised. Since we believe that Nova Scotia presents valuable employment opportunities for foreign workers, we often recommend choosing that province over others in Canada when setting up your Express Entry profile online.

CKR Law Canada: Entrepreneur/Investor Series | Canadian Province of the Month: British Columbia

British Columbia (commonly known as "B.C.") is Canada's most Western province, bordering the Pacific Ocean. It lies just above the state of Washington in the US, and the drive from Seattle to Washington is a gorgeous 3-hour drive in the mountains.

Canada Named Number One Country for Quality of Life Fourth Year in a Row

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shared a DailyHive article that mirrored headlines making international news: Canada was named the #1 country for quality of life. The results were based on a U.S. News and World Report's 2019 Best Countries Report, produced with the BAV Group and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Canada: Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship Program – Cap of 27,000 Met in less than 10 Minutes Worldwide!

We had been closely awaiting Canada's release of the Interest to Sponsor Form which was to allow Canadians to sponsor their parents and grandparents from abroad. This famous program has been gaining in popularity across the world in light of the backlogs of parental sponsorship lines in the USA.

Notice to Investors and Cannabis Industry Workers About US Border

The Canadian Law Group would like to keep our business clients working and investing in the cannabis industry informed of potential difficulties with entering the United States.

Canadian Province of the Month: Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is one of Canada’s three Maritime Provinces on the East Coast. The capital region, Halifax, houses one of Canada’s oldest and most prestigious universities, Dalhousie University.

CKR Travels to Global Mobility Conference in São Paulo, Brazil

On November 27, 2018, CKR Law’s Canadian Law Group traveled to São Paulo, Brazil during the City’s renowned Tech Week. CKR’s Canadian Partner, Véronique Malka, was a guest speaker at the CCBC (Chamber of Commerce Brazil-Canada), providing an overview of the options to move to Canada to an audience of over 100 Brazilian start-up representatives.

Canadian Province of the Month: Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan is one of the three Prairie Provinces in Western Canada, with a population of just over 1,100,000. The province’s main metropolitan cities, Saskatoon and Regina, have populations over 200,000 people.

Canada Legalizes Marijuana

Canada officially legalized marijuana on October 17, 2018, when the Cannabis Act took effect. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau fulfilled one of his campaign promises with the passing of this Act, which was largely met with national support.