Immigration Law Section Meeting 

Feb. 26, 2019
Vancouver BC

Veuillez notez, cet événement ne sera disponible qu'en anglais.

This meeting is being hosted by the Immigration Law Section.

Speaker(s): Craig Natsuhara, Associate Partner at EY Law LLP
Helen Park, Partner at Dentons Canada LLP
Time: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm (Pacific Time)
Location: Dentons Canada LLP, 20th Floor, 250 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC
Meal Cost: Optional - $16.50 (GST Incl.) - Please Select at Registration
CPD Hours: 1.50
Please note that this is an estimate of the total hours of CPD that are being offered. Upon the conclusion of the meeting, an assessment will be made as to exactly how many hours will be approved.

Please join us for a discussion on the Start Up Visa Program with Helen Park (Partner, Dentons Canada LLP) and Craig Natsuhara (Associate Partner, EY Law LLP).

IMPORTANT: Our Section meetings often sell out. If you are no longer able to attend this section meeting, please notify so we can offer your spot to someone else.

Speaker Bio
? Craig Natsuhara is an associate partner at EY Law LLP in Vancouver, where he manages the Canadian and cross-border NAFTA Immigration practice. He has practiced business immigration law since 2000, focusing primarily on assisting foreign businesses transfer employees and recruit new temporary foreign workers while establishing operations in Canada. Craig serves companies in a variety of industries, including technology (information and communications technology, digital media, clean tech, life sciences, and IT and engineering services), natural resources, construction and engineering, apparel, entertainment, and travel and tourism. He also assists a number of large Japanese companies.

? Helen Park practices immigration law with a focus on business immigration for corporate clients and businesses in Canada, the United States and worldwide. She has extensive experience in all categories of work permit applications and she works closely with clients to provide strategic advice to fulfill their specialized work force and labor shortage needs. Her past experience working as a corporate commercial lawyer has provided her with greater insight in understanding the needs of businesses and how to most effectively utilize the various foreign worker categories to meet those needs. She also advises business clients on the various options for permanent residence to Canada including provincial nomination programs, the Canadian Experience Class, the Federal Skilled Worker program and Family Class sponsorship applications.


Accessibility & Inclusiveness
The CBABC provides access to Section activities for all members. The facilities for this meeting may be wheelchair accessible. For information about accessible parking or to communicate your request for other accommodation you require, please contact CBABC Sections at

We also welcome your suggestions for enhancing the inclusiveness of our activities.

Please ensure to sign-in at the meeting; failure to sign-in will result in de-registration. CBABC requires this as a record to confirm your attendance for this meeting for your CPD reporting (if applicable).


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