Hiring a foreign worker in Canada during a pandemic: What to know and what strategies to adopt

Event Details


Webinar

Canada | October 07, 2020 | 09:00 - 10:00 ET

The current era of the COVID-19 pandemic comes with its share of uncertainty for many Canadian employers. Between complete border closures, administrative hoops to jump through and the implementation of exceptional immigration measures, Canada is no exception to the rule. 

To gain clarity and a deeper understanding of the options available to Canadian employers in this unprecedented context, our lawyers reviewed the basic principles of immigration law in Canada, the temporary measures put in place by the Canadian government and the recommended strategies to be adopted.

Topics

  • Overview of the general rules in Canadian immigration law for visitors and temporary workers 
  • Overview of the applicable rules and guidelines with respect to the context of the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Recommendations for Canadian employers 
  • Question and answer period

Our speakers

This is a 60 minute webinar and its delivery is available in French only.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits

cpd banner for British Columbia This program contains 1 hour of content, which may be claimed towards the Law Society of British Columbia general hours CPD requirement.
CPD banner for Ontario This program contains 1 hour of content, which may be claimed towards the Law Society of Ontario's Substantive Hours CPD requirement.
Quebec cpd banner This program contains 1 hour of content. If you watch the webinar in its entirety, you will be able to download your certificate of attendance that may be submitted to your professional order.

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