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January 2017

Buying A Home And The Law

Gordon Crann and Alan Redway, Q.C. are lawyers with Redway & Butler LLP, Barristers & Solicitors. They provide legal advice and assistance in all areas of the law, except criminal law. Alan is a former Federal Housing Minister, MP…

Editorial – All Together Now

With the modernization currently going on at Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC), and the ongoing centralization of services at Employment Ontario, settlement services in Ontario are undergoing some of the biggest changes in at least…

Adapting: Sun Shines Everywhere

by Ling Wang It's time again to reflect upon the past and plan ahead, and my 6-year-old daughter and I look back on the past months since we arrived in Canada from China. In the summer of 2006, we were reunited with my beloved husband in…

Work: Special Leaves

by Efim Cheinis and Dale Sproule This is a slightly modified version of chapter 13.5 in the book How to Find a Job in Canada: Common Problems and Effective Solutions, released in 2008 by Oxford University Press Canada