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December 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawyers oppose court closures at forum »
Amalgamation is ‘a poor decision’ The planned centralization of Toronto’s satellite provincial courts to a new courtho...
November 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TLA voices concerns over folding youth court into Toronto 'mega-courthouse' »
Minors accused of crimes are set to lose out when Toronto’s youth courts are absorbed into a planned downtown “mega-courth...
May 11, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Access to justice, new courthouse among top issues for TLA »
Access to justice and a multitude of issues around Toronto’s planned centralized criminal courthouse are among those topic...
May 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Family Legal Services Report - TLA responds to Request for Feedback »
Justice Bonkalo released her  Family Legal Services Report  in March. That was followed by a  request...
April 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TLA intervenes to preserve accused's right to counsel of choice »
The right of an accused to have counsel of choice is fundamental to Canada's criminal justice system, says the Toronto Law...
March 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TLA calls on province to reject notion of paralegals in family law »
The Toronto Lawyers Association (TLA) is urging the Ministry of Ontario’s Attorney General and the Law Society of Upper Ca...
March 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TLA Responds to "Improving Access to Justice for Families" Report »
Justice Bonkalo has released her Family Services Review, Improving Access to Justice for Families: Making the Family Cou...
February 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TLA Responds to President Trump's Remarks re Judiciary »
The Toronto Lawyers Association (“TLA”) is deeply concerned over the recent remarks by the President of the United States...
November 24, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Toronto Lawyers Association supports report to combat racism »
The Toronto Lawyers Association (TLA) supports the Law Society of Upper Canada’s (LSUC) report that proposes the...
October 25, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Filling existing judicial vacancies not enough to avert crisis »
The federal government's recent announcement of 24 judicial appointments across Canada — two in Toronto — is a step in the...
October 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Justice system verges on crisis as judicial shortages cause delays »
The Toronto Lawyers Association (TLA) says a crisis in the justice system is looming because of an "unprecedented" nu...
October 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
A message from the President of the TLA: Legal Aid threshold is woefully inadequate »
Justice Ian Nordheimer’s recent ruling in the case of Tyrell Moodie broadcast to the outside world what litigants, lawyers...