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Immigration Consultant: Immigration and Services

immigration consultant: Pembina Trails School Division used Winnipeg immigration consultant charged with fraud Korean workers in some Winnipeg sushi restaurants coerced into handing over part of pay to employers Yoon was warned years before his arrest that he needed to be a registered immigration consultant in order to charge a fee for his services, but persisted until he was caught red-handed by the government, Crown attorney Michael Foote told Judge Alain Huberdeau, according to CBC. A lengthy investigation by the Canada Border Services Agency revealed Yoon, over the course of six years, had provided immigration services to over 380 foreign nationals, primarily from Korea, and 57 businesses, earning a total of 347,000. Hae Suk Yoon, 68, pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of providing paid immigration consulting services without a licence. Immigrants are among the most vulnerable people in Canada, Foote said. That is the least they can expect. They have to know an immigration consultant is going to be trustworthy, licensed, and subject to regulation in Canada. ( As reported in the news.