WEBINAR - Immigration Updates: Identifying Opportunities & Mitigating Risks
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When: Tuesday, January 16, 2018
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Online
Presenter: Joshua Sohn & Marina Sedai of Guberman Garson LLP Immigration Law
Contact: CPHR Manitoba
(204) 943-2836

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Registration is being facilitated through CPHR Manitoba. 

We have seen significant changes to the Canadian immigration system including a much stronger enforcement system for ensuring employer compliance. This webinar will look at important changes while highlighting opportunities and how employers can mitigate the risks.

We will cover the full spectrum of an immigration file including:

  • Various types of Work permits 
  • Compliance Reviews 
  • Considerations for permanent residence

Who should attend:
  • Human Resource Managers and Staff or anyone engaged in the recruitment and hiring of foreign workers.

FORMAT: Online - Live Webinar


January 16, 2018


Login Time - 11:15 am - 11:30 am CST
Presentation - 11:30 am - 1:00 pm CST
CPD Hours:



Early Bird (January 5)
Members - $65 + GST
Non-Members - $95 + GST
Students - $35 + GST

Regular (after January 5)
Members - $85 + GST
Non-Members - $115 + GST
Students - $55 + GST

Registration Deadline:

January 12, 2018

Cancellation Policy:

A full refund, less a $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations submitted at least one week

Registration Inquiries:

Contact kayla@cphrmb.ca or call 204.943.0886



Joshua Sohn is a lawyer at Guberman Garson LLP Immigration Law. He has been practising Canadian immigration and citizenship law for over 23 years. He provides advice to individuals, small businesses, and multinational corporations. He works closely with HR Managers and Staff in the preparation of work permits, compliance and permanent resident applications. In addition to work permits and permanent residency applications, Joshua also advises on issues related to criminal inadmissibility for immigration purposes. He is a past-Chair of the Canadian Bar Association’s National Immigration Law Section and past Legal Services Representative on the Joint Federal – Provincial Immigration Advisory Council. 
Marina Sedai is the Vancouver office Managing Lawyer. Marina has practiced exclusively immigration and citizenship law since being called to the bar in 2005, representing businesses, individuals, and families. She is the Vice-Chair for the Canadian Bar Association Immigration Section and will be the national Chair in 2018-2019.  

Marina is a frequent public speaker on immigration in the legal community and at other public events, and was also a University of British Columbia immigration practitioner program instructor for four years until 2014, where she taught a variety of courses, including Business Immigration and Inadmissibilities.

Chartered Professionals in Human Resources Manitoba (CPHR Manitoba)
1810-275 Portage Avenue / Winnipeg, Manitoba / R3B 2B3
tel. 204.943.2836 / fax. 204.943.1109 / email. hello@cphrmb.ca

For additional information please visit: CPHR.CA

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