June 13, 2016
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The Law Show on Minister McCallum and the CBA national conference

Having recently attended the Canadian Bar Association national conference, Maynard Kischer Stojicevic partners Alex Stojicevic and Rudolf Kischer spoke to host Zack Spencer on CISL 650’s The Law Show on the latest Canadian immigration and citizenship news from Minister John McCallum, who attended the conference. The partners reported a changing attitude from the new government, as Minister McCallum highlighted the bar’s valuable role as stakeholders, whereas previous governments have criticized […]
February 9, 2016
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Gordon and Alex talk Express Entry on The Law Show

One year after the introduction of the Express Entry program, Maynard Kischer Stojicevic partners Gordon Maynard and Alex Stojicevic, talk to Zack Spencer on CISL 650’s The Law Show  about how the system works, its challenges and its flaws. The federal government launched the Express Entry program, a new process for economic immigrant applications, in January 2015. While the system seemed like it would be an improvement at first, it […]
January 24, 2016
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Family class immigration and its alternatives on The Law Show

In their first return to CISL 650’s The Law Show  in 2016, Maynard Kischer Stojicevic partners Gordon Maynard and Alex Stojicevic talked to host Zack Spencer about the challenges around family class immigration and some alternatives to that system. The family reunification immigration policies have changed over the years, making it harder for some people to bring their relatives to Canada. Despite the difficulties, many people still apply. “We’re not in […]
December 18, 2015
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Wrapping up 2015 on the Law Show with Alex and Rudi

For their final 2015 appearance on CISL 650’sThe Law Show Maynard Kischer Stojicevic partners Alex Stojicevic and Rudolf Kischer reviewed some of the big legal stories of 2015, talked about changes coming in 2016, and gave listeners an overview of what their law firm deals with on a daily basis. “We have individual work that we do for individual clients as our personal services element of the practice,” says Alex. “We also […]
December 2, 2015
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Refugees and other challenges for new feds: Gordon and Rudi on The Law Show

After just under a month in office, the new federal government is facing the challenge of living up to election promises and facing new issues when it comes to immigration.  Gordon Maynard and Rudolf Kischer  joined host Stirling Faux on CISL 650’s The Law Show to discuss the latest Canadian immigration news, including refugees and temporary workers. With the feds promising to accept 25,000 Syrian refugees, concerns are being raised […]
November 12, 2015
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UBC Alumni get expert advice on crossing the border

Pursuing employment in the United States can be a daunting and intimidating task, especially for a new or soon-to-be new Canadian graduate. Recently, Alex Stojicevic, of Maynard Kischer Stojicevic Immigration and Citizenship Law, joined a panel of experts to help answer questions about this process as part of Alumni UBC’s Your Next Step series. Your Next Step helps students and alumni explore career opportunities with podcasts, panel discussions and other […]
October 28, 2015
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New government, new immigration laws?

With the federal election complete and new immigration policies potentially on the horizon, Vancouver immigration lawyers Alex Stojicevic and Rudolf Kischer joined Stirling Faux on CISL 650’s The Law Show on October 25 to talk about the latest in Canadian immigration news. During the campaign period, the Syrian refugee crisis had party leaders making promises about improved processes for accepting refugees. Now, only time will tell what incoming Prime Minister […]
September 28, 2015
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Gordon and Rudi talk refugee crisis on The Law Show

As the Syrian refugee crisis continues to dominate headlines, Canada’s refugee policies have been put under the microscope. Maynard Kischer Stojicevic partners Gordon Maynard and Rudolf Kischer joined  Stirling Faux on CISL 650’s The Law Show  to discuss some of the details of Canada’s stance on refugees. First, the definition of refugee needs to be made clear. Some people may think a refugee is anyone fleeing their country for any […]