Amendments to two Practice Directions in the Northwest Region

Effective September 4, 2018, two Practice Directions of the Superior Court of Justice, Northwest Region will be amended.

Amendments to the Consolidated Practice Direction for the Northwest Region will set out directives regarding the use of CourtCall, a remote-appearance service, to make telephone and video appearances in the Region.

The Consolidated Practice Direction Concerning Family Cases in the Northwest Region will be amended in respect of: scheduling long motions, the length of conferences, filing electronic copies of material via USB key and requests for telephone and video appearances at conferences.

The Practice Directions are available at http://www.ontariocourts.ca/scj/practice/practice-directions/northwest/.