Canadian Immigration and Refugee Law: A Practitioner's Handbook, 3rd Edition

Canadian Immigration and Refugee Law: A Practitioner's Handbook, 3rd Edition
Emond Publishing
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October 2020
Immigration and Refugee Law

"Chantal Desloges and Cathryn Sawicki have provided the means for all of us engaged in these areas of law to deepen our understanding of evolving principles, sharpen our advocacy and, ultimately, ensure that the policies set and decisions made about people’s status and protection in Canada are both fair and sound."

—Alex Neve, Secretary General, Amnesty International Canada

Bestseller Canadian Immigration and Refugee Law: A Practitioner's Handbook provides a practical analysis of the complexities and nuances within immigration law. Designed to keep practitioners up to date with ever-changing immigration laws, this all-in-one guide explains key principles and processes using a detailed and practical approach. Procedures, practices, and legislation are contextualized through current events, program descriptions, legislative and policy references, and practical tips.

This edition features up-to-date content, current legislation, and additional case law—perfect for lawyers, paralegals, and consultants seeking to understand immigration and refugee law in a comprehensive way.

  • New content covering recent immigration pilots for permanent resident status (i.e. Atlantic Pilot, Urban Pilot, etc.), and the Safe Third Country Agreement
  • Important 2019-2020 case law and legislation, as well as updated processes, including changes to family class sponsorships
  • Practical guidance on how to prepare yourself and your client for a refugee hearing
  • All-in-one resource that absolves the need to reference MI’s, the PDI’s, and OM’s
  • Plain, easy to understand language

Part I: The Fundamentals of Immigration and Refugee Law
1. Introduction
2. Decision-Makers
3. Admissibility
Part II: Temporary Resident Status
4. Temporary Resident Status: Introduction, Visitors, and Temporary Resident Permits
5. Temporary Resident Status: Students and Workers
Part III: Permanent Resident Status
6. Permanent Resident Status: Introduction and Residency Requirements
7. Family Class
8. Economic Classes
9. Humanitarian and Compassionate Considerations
Part IV: Citizenship
10. Citizenship
Part V: Refugee Law
11. Refugees and Protected Persons
12. Refugees Abroad and Humanitarian Resettlement Programs
13. Refugee Determination System in Canada
Part VI: Enforcement
14. Immigration Hearings and Detentions
Part VII: Appeals and Judicial Review
15. Appeals and Judicial Review
Part VIII: Legal Professionals
16. Regulating the Practice of Immigration, Refugee, and Citizenship Law

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Canadian Immigration and Refugee Law: A Practitioner's Handbook, 3rd Edition

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