York Region

Law Association

Recent Notices

Consolidated Notice to the Profession and Public Regarding the Small Claims Court   - Last amended July 23, 2021

Continued suspension of Small Claims Court operations due to COVID-19 Updated August 30, 2021

Consolidated Provincial Practice Direction (Effective July 1, 2014] - June 21, 2021 UPDATE

Notice to the Profession and Public Regarding Court Proceedings – June 18, 2021
Update (Gowning Clarification June 29, 2021)

Supplementary Notice to the Profession and Litigants in Civil and Family Matters Regarding the CaseLines Pilot, E-Filing, and Fee Payment (September 2, 2020) Updated June 17, 2021


Central East Region update to civil notice. Parties must (1) file pre-trial memos through an online portal and (2) send a copy to the pre-trial email address. See para. 43 of the Region’s civil notice


Amendment to civil proceedings in the SCJ:  O. Reg. 343/21, amending the Rules of Civil Procedure - May 17, 2021


Notice to Profession in Central East - April 22, 2021

Expansion of CaseLines and Tip Sheet for Hearings - March 31, 2021

Notice to Profession – Divisional Court - February 18, 2021

Notice to the Profession –Central East Region – May 2021 Civil Sittings Trial List - February 10, 2021 (Request to be Placed on the Trial List Deadline is April 15, 2021)

Consolidated Notice to the Profession, Litigants, Accused Persons, Public and the Media Re Expanded Operations of Ontario Superior Court of Justice - Updated April 1, 2021

Documents submitted to the court in electronic format – Document naming protocol  - Effective January 11, 2021. Below are sample document names:

Expert Report – Defendant – Loblaws Inc. – 13-MAR-2021
Financial Statement Form 13.1 – Respondent – A. Wong – 21-NOV-2021

11b Application  Defence  Nathanson  12-JAN-2021


Notice to the Profession – Civil Matters in the Superior Court of Justice, Central East Region (Effective January 4, 2021) - March 8, 2021 Amendment: A request for a pre-trial on an action commenced at any location in the CE shall be made to  newmarket.civilpretrial@ontario.ca.

Notice to Profession for Appeals from the Landlord and Tenant Board in the Divisional Court (Effective August 24, 2020)

Commercial List and Estates List Filing Direction (SCJ) - August 17, 2020 - Updated March 15, 2021

New O. Reg. 431/20: ADMINISTERING OATH OR DECLARATION REMOTELY under Commissioners for Taking Affidavits Act - August 1, 2020   Summary from Ontario's Regulatory Registry

Memorandum – Chief Justice Morawetz to all Associations Re: Caselines (July 29, 2020)

NOTICE to the LEGAL PROFESSION and the PUBLIC regarding the use of online claims services - July 6, 2020

COVID 19: Reopening Courtrooms July 6, 2020 - Updated regularly

Notice to the Profession, Litigants, Accused, Media and Members of the Public (June 25, 2020)




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