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Work Permit Applications: A Brief Overview of the Process to Obtain a Permit Allowing a Foreigner to Work in Canada
Authors: Phebe Chan of Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP, and Jeffrey S. Thomas of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, Vancouver, BC.

In this paper written for the recent CLEBC course: Working Your Way Into Canada - 2011 Update, Phebe Chan of Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP, and Jeffrey S. Thomas of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, Vancouver, BC, provide a general overview of the application process required to obtain a work permit allowing a foreign worker to take up employment in Canada and extensions of work permits for foreign workers already employed in Canada.

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