(October 5, 2022)
Remarks of the Honourable J. Michal Fairburn, Associate Chief Justice of Ontario
The Opening of Courts Ceremony for 2022 on YouTube: https://youtu.be/sd7Be7yG9ag
(October 3, 2022)
(September 21, 2022)
(September 13, 2022)
The Court of Appeal has changed the file naming convention for electronic materials. The file name must now start with the document character code, followed by the Court of Appeal file number, and end with the relevant file extension. For more information, see Appendix B of the COVID Practice Direction.
The Honourable George R. Strathy retires from the Court of Appeal for Ontario today, after having served as Chief Justice of Ontario for eight years and as an appellate and trial judge for nearly fifteen years. On the occasion of his retirement, he has published some reflections on Ontario’s justice system: https://www.ontariocourts.ca/coa/about-the-court/publications-speeches/cjo-strathy-speech-justice-system/.
(August 31, 2022)
(August 26, 2022)
(August 30, 2022)
(August 25, 2022)
(August 22, 2022)
The Court of Appeal for Ontario updated its COVID Practice Direction today with respect to the manner of hearing for inmate and Ontario Review Board appeals and the Court’s expectations regarding gowning. In brief, the updates are:
For the full updates, please review the Court’s COVID Practice Direction.
(June 16, 2022)
Beginning July 4, 2022, masks will no longer be required at the Court of Appeal. Attendees may still choose to wear a mask. Many COVID-19 protective measures remain in place. If you are attending an appeal hearing, please review the Court’s COVID-19 Practice Direction and the Protocol for In-Person Hearings During the Pandemic.
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