News Sven Walker Recognized as a "Corporate Lawyer to Watch" by Lexpert

Sven Walker Recognized as a "Corporate Lawyer to Watch" in the 2014 Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-border Corporate Lawyers in Canada...

Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation – Application to Charities and Not-For-Profit Organizations
Canada is one of the last developed nations to enact anti-spam legislation however, effective July 1, 2014, that is no longer going to be the case when the law commonly referred to as Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (“CASL”) will come into force. CASL is intended to promote efficiency in the...
Major Changes to Canadian Immigration Policy: Temporary Foreign Worker Program
On June 20, 2014, Ministers Jason Kenney and Chris Alexander held a press conference to discuss the changes that will be implemented in Canada’s Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP).  The term TFWP now only refers to the program governing the issuance of those who need Labour Market Impact...
Major Changes to Canadian Immigration Policy: International Mobility Program
On June 20, 2014, Ministers Jason Kenney and Chris Alexander held a press conference to introduce the International Mobility Program (IMP).  The IMP includes all streams of work permit applications that are exempt from the requirement to obtain a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) because...