Truth, Nothing but the Truth! Implications of Misrepresentation (Recording) 

May 21, 2020
Online

CBA Immigration Law Online Presentation 2020

20:20 A VISION FOR LAWYER EXPERTISE DURING A PANDEMIC AND BEYOND

Presented by the CBA Immigration Law Section

DAY 1 – THURSDAY, MAY 21 2020 3:15 PM - 4:40 PM ET

3:15 pm – 4:30 pm
Truth, Nothing but the Truth! Implications of Misrepresentation

This session will address lawyer and client obligations in terms of accurate representation for applications under the Act as well as what to advise clients when they inform you that they are working when not legally authorized to do so.

Topics to be covered will include:

  • What is the definition of misrepresentation under IRPA?
  • What constitutes unauthorized work?
  • What are the consequences of misrepresentation?
  • Strategies to overcome
  • How to deal with clients that do not wish to disclose required information (lawyer ethics)?
  • Review of recent case law
  • Non-materiality and the defence of innocent mistakes

 

Speakers:
The Honourable John Norris
, Justice of the Federal Court (Ottawa, ON)
Lorne Waldman, Waldman & Associates (Toronto, ON)

Moderator: Laura Best, Embarkation Law (Vancouver, BC)

 

4:30 pm – 4:40 pm
Closing Remarks and Reminders

Ravi Jain, Conference Co-Chair & CBA Immigration Law Section Chair

 

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    DATE & TIME
    May 21, 2020
    3:15pm-4:40pm Eastern Time

    FORMAT
    Webinar

    COST
    CBA members: $70
    Non-members: $125
    Plus applicable taxes

    This is the 3rd webinar in the CBA Immigration Online Presentation. You can purchase the full program at a package rate.

    Registration is restricted to CBA members, government officials and personnel, paralegals and staff of immigration law firms. Please note that non-lawyer immigration consultants are not permitted to participate.

    All sessions will be presented in English.

    Registrants will receive an on-demand recording following the webcast.

    SPONSORED BY

    SPONSORED BY

    Cabinet Molina Inc.

    Emond Publishing

    LawPay

    Lawyers Financial

    National Bank

     

 

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