Determining Whether a Marriage Is Genuine

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Arguably the most important part of any spousal or common-law sponsorship application is establishing that a relationship is not encompassed by r. 4(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations, SOR/2002-227 (“IRPR”).  Regulation 4(1) provides that: 4. (1) For the purposes of these Regulations, a foreign national shall not be considered a spouse, a common-law … Read More