YORK REGION LAW ASSOCIATION

The York Region Law Association is a community focused professional organization of lawyers.

Using funds derived from membership fees and various grants, it operates and maintains the Law Association and Library, which is located at the Newmarket Courthouse.

The Association maintains standing committees which are mandated to regularly address concerns specific to the practice of law within the Region. These committees are in regular communication with the different levels of court as well as other offices and organizations.

The YRLA also organizes continuing legal education sessions and regular social functions, as well as informational and educational meetings.


MEMBERSHIP

Why become a YRLA Member?
  • 24 hour access to the library
  • Borrowing for office use
  • Lexis Advance Quicklaw and WestlawNext Canada access
  • Inclusion in the YRLA membership directory on our website
  • Distribution by email of professional notices, other YRLA notices and invitations
  • Reduced-rate CPDs + in-house Lunch & Learns

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INFORMATION FOR THE PUBLIC

The YRLA cannot recommend a lawyer or provide legal advice or research assistance to the public. Click here for some resources which may be of help to you. Updated 22/1/20.


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Central East Calendar 2020


Upcoming events

    • 17 Feb 2020

    The Law Library will be unstaffed today

    • 27 Feb 2020
    • Toronto Marriott Markham
    • 173
    Register


    The York Region Law Association
    Invites you to attend

     The Judges Dinner

    "Looking to the future with 2020 vision"

    February 27, 2020

    Cocktails Cash Bar 6:30 pm

    Dinner 7:30 pm

     $125 (Regular Member) 

    $150 ( Non-member)

    $100 (Lawyers Called to the Bar 2014-2019)

    All prices HST included


    Toronto Marriott Markham

    170 Enterprise Boulevard,

    Markham ON L6G 0E6

    Limited reduced rate rooms available

    until January 27, 2020


    • 11 Mar 2020
    • 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM


    • 8 Apr 2020
    • 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
    • Lawyers Lounge

    Further details to come

    • 10 Apr 2020

    The Law Library will be unstaffed today

    • 13 Apr 2020

    The Law Library will be unstaffed today

    • 18 May 2020

    The Law Library will be unstaffed today

    • 18 May 2020
    • 5 Jun 2020

    Civil Trials Mon May 18 - Fri June 5, 2020.

    • 1 Jul 2020

    The Law Library will be unstaffed today

    • 3 Aug 2020

    The Law Library will be unstaffed today

    • 16 Nov 2020
    • 4 Dec 2020

    Civil Trials Mon Nov 16 - Fri Dec 4, 2020.

Past events

22 Jan 2020 HSJCC CPD: Development Disability/Acquired Brain Injury & the Justice System
25 Dec 2019 Library Unstaffed
17 Dec 2019 New Practice Direction for Provincial Offences Act Appeals
12 Dec 2019 Jingle Jingle Mix & Mingle
7 Dec 2019 Impaired and "Over 80" 2019
2 Dec 2019 The Six-Minute Family Law Lawyer 2019 Webcast
29 Nov 2019 "Swearing-out" Ceremony for The Honourable Justice Peter Borque
28 Nov 2019 "Swearing-out" Drop-in for The Honourable Justice Peter Borque
27 Nov 2019 Criminal Lunch & Learn: Bill C-75
26 Nov 2019 CPD Lunch & Learn: Domestic Violence Community Treatment Court
18 Nov 2019 Civil Sittings
13 Nov 2019 Video Replay: Civil Litigation Refresher 2019
13 Nov 2019 Video Replay: The Six-Minute Criminal Lawyer 2019
13 Nov 2019 Video Replay: The Six-Minute Estates Lawyer 2019
13 Nov 2019 Video Replay: Criminal Law Refresher 2019
11 Nov 2019 Remembrance Day
5 Nov 2019 "Swearing-out" Drop-in for The Honourable Justice William Gorewich
4 Nov 2019 Fall Family Law Lunch 2019
14 Oct 2019 Thanksgiving
10 Oct 2019 Intensive Child Protection Training Primer Live Webcast
2 Sep 2019 Labour Day
5 Aug 2019 Civic Holiday
19 Jun 2019 HSJCC CPD: Hate Motivated Crime
12 Jun 2019 VYSAs: Providing Services for 16 and 17 year old Youth Under the CYFSA including VYSAs: What You Should Know
30 May 2019 Waffle Bar
24 May 2019 Limited Library Services
22 May 2019 One Third is Different than Two Thirds: Parole and Related Issues
13 May 2019 Civil Sittings
8 May 2019 Pitfalls in Private Mortages
7 May 2019 Mock Trials Final
6 May 2019 Spring Family Law Lunch 2019
29 Apr 2019 Mock Trials
16 Apr 2019 Annual General Meeting
10 Apr 2019 Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care Lunch & Learn
18 Mar 2019 13th Annual Family Law Summit Webcast
31 Jan 2019 Children, Matrimonial Homes and Court Orders – When Criminal Law and Family Law Collide
7 Nov 2018 The New Drugged Driving Regime
5 Nov 2018 Fall Family Law Lunch
24 Oct 2018 Procedural and Courtroom Changes
17 Oct 2018 Judicial Advocacy Tips
10 Oct 2018 Building your Practice
12 Sep 2018 Go Standard: Save Time, Reduce the Risk
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