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Group Suing Government Over Wipe-Out of 280,000 FSW Application Backlog Making One Last Try in Court

A group of approximately 900 people whose applications for permanent residence in Canada were closed after the federal government wiped out the back-log of 280,000 Federal Skilled Worker program applications are making one last attempt in court to force the … Continue reading

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Federal Government to Place Moratorium on New Skilled Worker and Investor Immigrant Applications

Postmedia News has reported that the federal government is going to place a moratorium on accepting new applications for permanent residence under the Federal Skilled Worker and Federal Immigrant Investor programs, which were set to begin accepting applications for the … Continue reading

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Federal Government Loses Legal Battle over 900 Cases in Application Backlog

The federal government’s efforts to wipe out the 280,000 Federal Skilled Worker ProgramĀ application backlog through legislation had a major setback today, as a court ruled that the government must process the applications of 900 people who sued the federal government … Continue reading

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