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Hi, Thank very much for sharing your expertise with me and for giving me the chance attending the CPD Study in Canada, CPD Canadian Experience Class as well as earning 5.5 CPD points for NO COST. Best regards,

Domingo Doria, RCIC Thu, Oct 13, 2016 October 27, 2016

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Title of Program:   Case Law: How to Find, Read & Use **** Video****

(Educational Only, Approved by ICCRC)

Seminar ID:    CLH – 0421   April 15, 2021

Program Duration:        No CPD Credits
Language:                        English
Provider:                           Immigration Learning & Information Centre, IMLIN


Presenter:                        Jennifer Luu, Immigration Litigation Lawyer

Jennifer Luu is an Immigration Litigation Lawyer at Mamann, Sandaluk & Kingwell LLP. Her practice is mainly focused on admissibility, and conducting hearings at the IRB as well as the Federal Court. She also prepares written applications, including temporary resident permits, humanitarian and compassionate applications, and pre-removal risk assessment applications. In addition to practicing law, she is also a part-time instructor at the University of British Columbia. She teaches the H&C/admissibility module as well as the refugee module for their Certificate in Immigration: Laws, Policies, and Procedures program. The program is aimed at individuals who are interested in becoming an RCIC and starting/operating a professional immigration consulting business. As an instructor, she prepares and ensures the student has gained a practical, theoretical, and ethical understanding of immigration laws in Canada prior to writing the RCIC EPE.    


Presenter:                        Ali Esna, Immigration Litigation Lawyer


Ali is an immigration litigation lawyer at Esna Law firm. Previously, Ali practiced as a litigation lawyer at Mamann, Sandaluk & Kingwell LLP for over four years. Ali represents clients before the various Divisions of the Immigration and Refugee Board as well as the Federal Court, with a particular focus on matters involving inadmissibility issues. He has participated as a speaker at various immigration law conferences, and he also teaches the course Immigration and Refugee Board at the Humber College’s immigation consultant program. 





  1. .  Opening Remarks (10 Minutes) 

    –  What is a Case Law

    1. Researching Case Law (15 Minutes)

    –  Look for Leading Cases

    –  Finding Case Law Using Digest

    1. Sources of Case Law (10 Minutes)

    –  Unreported Judgements

    –  Commercial Legal Databases

    1. How to Search CanLII (10 Minutes)

    – Understanding how the cases are Reported

    –  Understanding how the cases are Cited

    1. Important Immigration Court Decision (60 Minutes)

    –  Citizenship Cases

    –  Immigration Appeal Division

    1. Selection of IRB Decisions (60 Minutes)
    2. Closing remarks (15 minutes)

    –  Questions and Answers

    –  Conclusion & closing comments

Format: Video Only  

Cost: $10.00 for a single registration

  • Please register HERE

    Venue: Thornhill Community Centre – Main Entrance – Meeting Room B8 7755 Bayview Avenue Thornhill, ON L3T 4P1 FREE parking space available on the premises.