Spring Update: Stay informed, stay connected!

  • April 30, 2021

Dear Section Members,

The Section is bustling with activity and there are so many great ways to get involved.

2020-2021 Award Winners Announced!

We are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2020/2021 CBA Immigration Law Section awards.

Congratulations to the following award winners:

Visit the Section webpage for more information on each award and this year’s recipients.

2021 CBA Immigration Law Online Symposium

We hope you can join us virtually at our upcoming Online Symposium (May 28, June 4, June 11 and June 17). The theme of this 4-day online program is: You’re on Mute: Changes & Challenges of Immigration in the New Normal.

Enhance your skills and earn CPD hours while hearing from leading experts at the forefront of immigration practice and policymaking, as well as government speakers and ministers. Participants will also enjoy a social event from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm ET on June 4th – stay tuned for more details.

Register for individual sessions or purchase the full program for the best rates.

Government Meetings

Your Section Officers have been holding productive virtual meetings with the Offices of Minister Blair, Minister Mendocino and MP Raquel Dancho, as well as IRCC, ESDC and CBSA. The minutes have been circulated via the listserv.

Recent Submissions:

We would like to thank all the working groups who participated in these submissions for their contributions.

Social Media

The Section has also been very active on the social media front. The following Facebook Live Streams have happened since the beginning of this CBA fiscal year:

Get Involved

The success of the Section comes from the dedication of our volunteers and Section members; we invite you to engage with the Section:

Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions or if you would like to become more involved.


Mark Holthe
Chair, CBA Immigration Law Section