Live webinar April 8, 2024 at 12:00pm EST
OR available available video recording
- Melissa Babel
This course will provide an in-depth discussion of International Mobility Program work permits under the Intra-Company Transfer category. In this workshop, the instructor will discuss the practical aspects of preparing a work permit application on behalf of a multi-national corporate client and their employee(s).
- Types of Intra-Company Transfer Work Permits
- ICT Qualifying Employer – Who can support an ICT work permit
- Eligible Employers
- ICT Qualifying employee
- ICT Qualifying Job
- Specialized Knowledge Workers – Special Issues
- Intra-Company Transfer Start Up work permits
- The Employer Portal
- How to set up the portal for a CDN based entity
- Port of Entry Work Permit Applications
- Preparing your package
- Preparing your client for success at the POE
- Consular Work Permit Filing
- Accompanying Dependents
- IRCC Pamphlet for IMP workers
- Compliance Reviews
- Change in circumstances
- What to do if your employer client’s corporate structure changes
- Transition to Permanent Resident Status
- How do your employee clients transition to PR status
- What to ask if your employee client does not want to transition to PR (other extension options)
- Comparison with the U.S. L1 visa
For Lawyers and Paralegals
- Law Society of Ontario
Substantive Hours: This program is eligible for up to 3 hours.
- Law Society of British Columbia
Approved for 3 CPD credits.
- Law Societies of Alberta, Manitoba, Newfoundland and Nova Scotia
For members of these Law Societies, consider including this course as a CPD learning activity in your mandatory annual requirements
For Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultants
- College of Immigration and Citizenship Consultants
- Approved for 3 CPD hours
- Video recording valid until April 8, 2025
- Attendance at the live three hour webinar.
- Access to the course materials.
- Ability to watch the webinar until December 31, 2025
Founder and Principal Lawyer
Babel Immigration Law Professional Corporation
Melissa is recognized as a Certified Specialist in the area of Citizenship and Immigration Law by the Law Society of Ontario. Over the span of her career, Melissa has acquired a unique combination of experience that spans all areas of Canadian Immigration law. As a trusted advisor to Canadian employers and multinational companies, Melissa has provided strategic immigration planning advice for all temporary and permanent residence issues, as well as complex corporate compliance matters. Melissa’s focused, integrated and practical advice to companies in industries as diverse as technology, aerospace, oil and gas, financial services and fintech, mining and energy, project management, engineering, manufacturing and hospitality.