Port of Entry Alert - Insights from CBSA Chiefs and Officers 

Nov. 28, 2019
Toronto ON

OBA Citizenship and Immigration Law PROGRAM | 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Join our panel of experts, including CBSA Chiefs and Officers from Pearson International Airport and the Southern Ontario Region, as they share the latest information on Port of Entry (POE) issues and applications. Come learn what you can do to avoid costly mistakes and maximize the chances of a successful outcome for your clients. Our speakers will answer your most pressing POE questions in an expanded Q&A session at the end of our program.  Participate in a lively discussion on topics including:

  • criminal and other inadmissibility issues
  • evaluation of work permits and work permit exempt categories
  • corrections to documents issued at POE
  • biometrics
  • flag removal requests
  • passport seizure and return
  • search of electronic devices

**Send us your questions in advance.**
This program is designed to put your most pressing questions regarding POE issues before our expert panel. If you have any questions you would like to be discussed at this program, please submit them in advance to Sections/PD Coordinator, Frances Siu by email to: fsiu@oba.org by end of day on Monday, October 28, 2019.


Suzanne Bailey, Blaney McMurtry LLP
Gabriela Ramo, EY Law LLP


Steven Cescon, CBSA Superintendent, Pearson International Airport
Chelsea Chamberlain, Border Services Officer, Pearson International Airport
Darryl Dalton, CBSA Chief of Operations, Pearson International Airport
Michael Prosia, CBSA Chief, Southern Ontario Region
Jordan Rupay, Acting Regional Program Officer, Southern Ontario Region



Date: Thursday, November 28, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm Registration & Lunch
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Program
Location: OBA Conference Centre
20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor | Toronto, ON | M5C 2B8


CBA Member: $68* | CBA Student Member: $35* | Non-Member: $115*

*plus applicable taxes


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