20191203 - Practice Makes Perfect


Full day seminar including lunch and cocktail reception

Early bird pricing extended to November 19!

Keynote speaker - Richard Kurland LLB

December 3, 8:45 am to 5:30 pm Pacific, downtown Vancouver

ICCRC - 7 CPD hours approved - expires 2 March 2020

LSBC - Approved, attendance at this course will provide you with 2 hours of ethics and professional responsibility component for your BC Law Society reporting. 




Practice Makes Perfect


How to prepare for the new mix of online artificial intelligence, human based decision making and ethics.

Keynote Speaker – Richard Kurland LLB

  • IRCC now uses      Artificial Intelligence in many types of application. Human eyes don’t figure in the initial      process.
  • How does this      affect the way you present information and documents?
  • At what point do      humans get involved to make the decisions?
  • Are there times      when the AI makes mistakes?
  • Do the human      decision makers notice and take corrective actions?
  • What are the      ethical implications?
  • Q & A

 New application process for undeclared dependants

 Catherine Sas, QC

  •  History of      processes regarding undeclared dependants
  • New process as      of May 31, 2019
  • Implications for      sponsors
  • Q & A

 Relevant and essential Federal Court decisions in immigration - 2019

 With Steven Meurrens JD and Victor Ing LLB

  •  Discussion of most important immigration      related federal court cases in 2019
  • How and when to use these cases
  • Q & A

 Business Immigration Options

 Tiffany Chi RCIC, Catherine Sas QC, Alex Stojicevic LLB, Joe Kenney RCIC, John Lironi RCIC

  • Owner Operator LMIA
  • Start up Visa
  • Intra-Company Transferee
  • BC PNP Business Stream
  • Q & A

 Northern Immigration Pilot Program

 Peter Larlee LLB and Joshua Slayen LLB

  •  Outline      of program
  • Eligibility      for applicants
  • Eligible      communities
  • Timeframes     
  • Q & A

 60 tips in 60 minutes - IRCC and EDC Survival Guide

 With Catherine Sas QC, Alex Ning RCIC, Rudy Kischer LLB, Alex Stojicevic LLB, Tiffany Chi RCIC, Joe Kenney RCIC

  •  Top tips for application submissions      to IRCC
  • Top tips for application submissions      to ESDC
  • Q & A




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