Multiple-entry visas make it easier for travellers to visit Canada

Posted in: General News, Immigration- Feb 03, 2014

February 3, 2014 – Written by Geldert Law Ottawa — Office of Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister — Visitors to Canada will automatically be considered for a multiple-entry visa, starting on February 6, 2014. Multiple-entry visas allow qualified visitors to come and go from Canada for six months at a time for up to 10 […]

Decision of Supreme Court appealed to BC Court of Appeal

Posted in: General News, Real Estate- Dec 12, 2013

December 12, 2013 – Written by Geldert Law The decision of the Supreme Court by order of Justice Loo pronounced on November 15th, 2013 has been appealed by Jeke Enterprises Ltd as representative of aprpximately 300 owners/leaseholders in Riverside Villas, Hillside Villas and Riverview Villas in Fairmont Hot Springs. The Notice of Appeal can be […]

Judge rules Sunchaser Villas resort has right to charge renovation fee

Posted in: General News, Real Estate- Nov 22, 2013

November 22, 2013- Written by CBC News A B.C. Supreme Court judge has ruled that a timeshare resort in Fairmont, B.C. has the right to charge owners and lease-holders a hefty renovation fee, over and above their annual maintenance fee.  It also has the right to charge a cancellation fee to those who want to […]

Citizenship and Immigration Canada receives website facelift

Posted in: General News, Immigration- Dec 07, 2012

Vancouver, December 7, 2012 — Following a decade-long wait all Government of Canada websites are receiving a much appreciated update. Not only are these changes geared towards enhancing the navigability of the site(s) but especially to help the browser find the information they need in a more consistent way across all Government of Canada websites.

CIC Office Closures

Posted in: General News- Jun 01, 2012

Ottawa, June 1, 2012 – Effective June 1, 2012, the following offices are closed: Kelowna, Nanaimo, Prince George, Victoria, Lethbridge, Regina, Barrie, Kingston, Oshawa, Sault Ste-Marie, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Gatineau, Québec, Sherbrooke, Trois-Rivières, Saint John, Moncton, and Charlottetown.