Tag Archives: Common Law

02

June

Categories:

Tags:

Can I Sponsor My Common-Law Partner?

The June 2015 U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage in Obergefell v. Hodges made headlines around the world. What some people abroad may not realize is that Canada legalized same-sex marriage a full decade before the United States in … Continue reading

Tagged , ,

17

December

Categories:

Tags:

Reuniting Families in Canada: Spousal and Common Law Partner Sponsorships

Spousal and common law partner sponsorships are one avenue that your spouse, common-law partner, dependent child, or other eligible relative can take to become a permanent resident of Canada. Citizenship and Immigration Canada created this class of sponsorship as part … Continue reading

Tagged , ,