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5 Tips for Choosing a Canada Criminal Rehabilitation Lawyer
May 10 2024
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5 Tips for Choosing a Canada Criminal Rehabilitation Lawyer

Having legal support to overcome inadmissibility is important. Review these five tips for choosing a Canada criminal rehabilitation lawyer now.

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How to get permission to enter Canada with a DUI?
June 7 2022

How to get permission to enter Canada with a DUI?

When you have a DUI, entering Canada can be complicated, and a border agent might turn you away. Any impaired driving offense could make you criminally inadmissible to enter the country. Let’s look at how you can get permission to enter Canada with a DUI and overcome this situation. Why can I not enter Canada […]

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How Long After a DUI Can You Enter Canada?
June 7 2022

How Long After a DUI Can You Enter Canada?

Having a DUI can affect your ability to enter Canada legally. However, one could think that if the DUI took place, for example, 20 years ago, it wouldn’t really matter today. Sadly, you’ll come to find out that it is not always the case. Here is everything you need to know about how long after […]

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How does Canada know if you have a DUI?
June 7 2022

How does Canada know if you have a DUI?

How does Canada know if you have a US DUI record? Many Americans plan on entering Canada with a DUI or DWI case on their record. Nowadays, Canadian border authorities are able to find out if a visitor has a criminal record in order to determine security risks when allowing someone to enter the country. […]

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Canada's Plan to Reopen its Borders: What You Need to Know Before You Travel
July 26 2021

Canada's Plan to Reopen its Borders: What You Need to Know Before You Travel

As vaccination rates increase, both Prime Minister Trudeau and President Joe Biden are under intense pressure to provide a reopening plan. The pushback has come from all over, including lawmakers, business leaders and families who have been separated from their loved ones. While many people are waiting for the borders to be fully open, this […]

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Why was I allowed entry to Canada with a criminal record before and denied this time?
March 26 2021

Why was I allowed entry to Canada with a criminal record before and denied this time?

Every year, millions of Americans travel to Canada to visit places such as Niagara Falls, Old Quebec City and the CN Tower. What many people don’t realize is that Canada border control denies access to tens of thousands of Americans every year as well. While there are a number of reasons why this happens, the most […]

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Can I travel to Canada to visit my family during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) restrictions?
February 22 2021

Can I travel to Canada to visit my family during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) restrictions?

If you are planning to travel to Canada to visit immediate or extended family, your plans may be interrupted due to the current COVID-19 travel restrictions. With so much mixed information, it can be difficult to understand the rules and regulations for traveling to Canada. Below is more information regarding traveling to Canada during COVID-19 and […]

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Who are considered
December 16 2020

Who are considered "essential" travelers to Canada during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) restrictions?

Travel restrictions remain in place for Canada. These restrictions are designed to protect Canadians from the spread of coronavirus. Of course, closing off the borders isn’t practical in every circumstance. This is why Canada has deemed certain trips “essential” and others “non-essential.”  For instance, foreigners who are exempt from Canada’s coronavirus travel restrictions include temporary […]

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How Do Canadian Border Agents Know that I Have a Criminal Record?
December 6 2020

How Do Canadian Border Agents Know that I Have a Criminal Record?

If you are a U.S. citizen/resident traveling to Canada, and you have a criminal conviction on your record, you’ll want to review all of the border regulations before you travel. The United States and Canada share criminal information sources, including the FBI’s National Crime Information Center (NCIC) database. They also have access to most county […]

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Can a DUI Court Supervision in Illinois Stop Me from Traveling to Canada?
August 20 2020

Can a DUI Court Supervision in Illinois Stop Me from Traveling to Canada?

If you have ever been arrested for a DUI in the state of Illinois, getting into Canada can be difficult. The Canadian government can deny entry to anyone who has a criminal record or even an arrest record. Because a DUI charge may be deemed a felony in Canada, border patrol officers can stop you […]

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