March 7, 2014

International Experience Canada – Visa for Irish Citizens

March 11, 2014 marks the opening of the International Experience Canada (“IEC”) program for Irish citizens. A total of 10,700 visas will be available in 2014. Visas are expected to go fast so be ready to apply the day it opens or contact one of our lawyers to assist you.
January 6, 2014

The Ins and Outs of Labour Market Opinions (LMO)

Once again, Maynard Kischer Stojicevic’s very own Sarah Adel has been featured as a contributor to the BC Parelegal Association (BCPA) newsletter, Paralegal Press. This time, Sarah, paralegal at MKS Lawyers, put her expertise in the Canadian immigration process to work in a thorough article explaining the ins and outs of labour market opinion (LMO).In her article Labour Market Opinion – The Basics, featured on page 14 of the winter edition of the newsletter, […]
October 10, 2013

Continuing education on the temporary foreign workers program

This past September Alex Stojicevic and Gordon Maynard, of MKS Immigration Law, joined their fellow Canadian immigration lawyers and experts in the field as presenters at the Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia’s conference Working Your Way into Canada.
September 21, 2013

Vancouver votes Alex Stojicevic as one of top three immigration lawyers

Alex Stojicevic recently received what some may consider to be Vancouver’s highest honour: a feature in the Georgia Straight’s annual Best of Vancouver survey. The September 19 issue of the popular weekly newspaper showcased the 18th annual Best of Vancouver results, with Alex Stojicevic winning third in the best Vancouver immigration lawyer category.
August 22, 2013

American Senator to denounce Canadian citizenship

Canadian immigration lawyers Maynard Kischer Stojicevic have a long history helping their clients navigate through all sorts of immigration law. But it is not often that the Canadian immigration law firm hears of a case where, instead of applying for citizenship to a country, a person wants to denounce their citizenship.
August 22, 2013

Paralegal Sara Adel explains the Federal Skilled Worker Program

Sara Adel, paralegal with the Canadian immigration law firm Maynard Kischer Stojicevic, has recently become a featured columnist in the BC Paralegal Association newsletter. With over two years experience in both American and Canadian immigration law and as an active membership in the BCPA, Sara is the perfect candidate to write the Immigration Law column featured in the organization’s seasonal newsletter.
July 8, 2013

MKS Immigration Lawyers were nominated for Top Immigration Law Services of 2013

MKS Immigration Lawyers were nominated for Top Immigration Law Services of 2013 in Vancouver.  To vote for us – click the Top Choice Award Nominee badge below and get involved in the voting process.   Thank you!
July 5, 2013

Canada Introduces New ePassport

In a July 2 News release from the Government of Canada it was announced that Canadians will now be able to travel more safely and securely with the introduction of the ePassport. “The new, 10-year ePassport provides more convenience for Canadians and facilitates safe, secure travel which, in turn, helps create jobs, growth and long-term prosperity for Canadians,” said Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister, Jason Kenney.