Top 5 Things to Know when Getting Divorced

Getting Divorced

If you are considering getting divorced, it is important that you understand your rights and obligations. Going through a divorce is a major life event and can cause disruptions to your family, finances, and lifestyle. Ensure that you have all the information possible before you begin the divorce process, in order to be prepared. Today […]

New Canadian Fast-Track Immigration Path in the Works

Fast-Track Immigration

If you have come to Canada as a temporary worker or international student, you will be happy to learn that the Canadian Government has a new immigration program in the works. This new program will help to fast-track the immigration process for those applying for Permanent Residency from within Canada, helping the country to reach […]

5 Benefits to Becoming a Canadian Citizen

Canadian Citizen

If you have been living in Canada as a Permanent Resident (PR) you may not feel that you need to take the next step and obtain Canadian Citizenship. As a Canadian Citizen, you will be able to call yourself a Canadian, and have pride in your new country… but what other benefits are there to […]

Proposed Changes to Canada’s Express Entry Criteria

Express Entry Criteria Changes

Modifications have been proposed to Canada’s Express Entry system, which would change the way foreign workers are selected to be invited to apply for permanent residency. Under current rules, the immigration minister does not have the ability to invite candidates from the Express Entry pool based upon certain work experience, educational credentials, or language skills. […]

11 Questions about Canadian Temporary Visas

temporary visas

Canada is not only a great place to work, live, or study, it can also be a great spot for a vacation. With landscapes varying from mountains to plains, with great forests and coastlines, and vibrant cultural hubs and cities, Canada is a beautiful temporary destination.  If you are planning to visit Canada, or have […]

Top 5 Questions about Refugee Status in Canada

Refugee Status in Canada

If an individual is facing persecution in their own country, it is possible for them to gain citizenship through making a Refugee claim. However, you may wonder what requirements you must meet to be considered a refugee, and how to make a successful claim. To help you understand what it means to claim Refugee status […]

Top Questions About Working In Canada

Working in Canada

Canada is a country with a number of working and business opportunities. Whether you are hoping to start a business, have a Canadian job offer, or are simply exploring options, Brace Law would like to assist you on your path towards working in Canada. There are a number of options for those looking to work […]

Top 6 Questions about Becoming a Canadian Permanent Resident

Permanent Resident

If you have been living in Canada for some time, you may be wondering about the next steps of continuing to live in Canada. Before becoming a Canadian Citizen, prospective immigrants must obtain their Permanent Residence (PR) status. Brace Law is here to help you live in Canada, and has put together answers to your […]

Answers to 6 Top Common Law Questions

Common Law Partners

If you are living with your partner, but unmarried, you may be considered common law. Common law partners have different rights than married couples, and it is important that you know and understand your status in case any problems arise. To help you understand what it means to be in a common law relationship, the […]

11 Top Questions about Obtaining a Canadian Study Permit

Study Permit in Canada

Canada is a top destination to live, work, and study. If you are a student hoping to study in Canada, you must first obtain a study permit. While the application may seem daunting, do not fear! The Immigration Lawyers at Brace Law have put together their top 11 questions and answers, to help you beat […]