Applying for a Work Permit at the Port of Entry

Meurrens LawWork Permits

Many individuals know that people who are exempt from the requirement to obtain a Temporary Resident Visa can apply for a Work Permit at a Canadian Port of Entry.  What many do not realize is that this extends to people from any country who are returning to Canada after a trip to the United States.  Specifically, r. … Read More

Comparing Immigrant Assimilation in Canada and the United States

Meurrens LawImmigration Trends

The Wall Street Journal was out with a piece over the weekend titled Immigrants Are Still Fitting In.  It is a summary of a recent study by the Manhattan Institute which compared immigration assimilation in North America and Europe. The WSJ produced the following chart which summarizes the study’s findings: As the chart shows, the … Read More