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Join us in the Lawyers Lounge on Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 1:00 to 2:15 pm for the first Lunch & Learn of the year. Justice McGee hosts "Children, Matrimonial Homes & Court Orders: When Criminal Law and Family Law Collide."
Join us in Courtroom 401 at 4:30 pm on Thursday, February 7, 2019 for the ceremony, and for refreshments afterwards in the Lawyers Lounge on the 3rd Floor.
The Ontario Courthouse Libraries Association has developed a web app for lawyers who visit different courthouses in Ontario. Use it to locate the courthouse and law library, as well as the library's resources, i.e., do they loan gowns, have Westlaw or Quicklaw available, etc. Check out the app here. The Lawyer's Daily interviewed Chris Wyskiel from the OCLA App Committee here.
All 4 podcast episodes produced by The Action Group on Access to Justice are now available. The "Architects of Justice" podcasts are free. Listen to all 4 and earn 1 hr Professionalism. Access them here.
Please read about the September 10, 2018 changes to criminal proceedings and court locations on our Court Info/Forms pages. The changes are extensive and may apply to you. Additional changes will occur as of January 2, 2019.
Don't forget the new rules coming into effect July 1, 2018. The timelines to serve and file motion and conference materials will be extended. There will also be amendments to the confirmation rules and two new confirmation forms (one for motions and one for conferences). Updated rules relating to costs will also come into effect. Please see the Family Law Rules, O. Reg. 114/99 and http://ontariocourtforms.on.ca/en/family-law-rules-forms for details.
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