Resources for the COVID-19 Pandemic

The OTLA office will remain closed during Ontario’s State of Emergency aimed to combat Covid-19. Staff will be working remotely and we are following all of the latest recommendations related to physical distancing and self-isolating. 

During this process, we want OTLA members to know that our services are still available including:

•          Access to ALL OTLA hosted Listserves

•          Weekly newsletter including critical updates and case summaries

•          Personal Injury CLE available through the OTLA store

•          Live virtual events including webinars and roundtables

•          Updates to member’s vendor directory, sponsors and blogs

Should you require any additional information, please email any of our staff.



May 13               Expanded Operations of Ontario Superior Court of Justice - Effective May 19, 2020

April 21              Updated Notice on Civil Jury Trials

April 3                Update Regarding the Suspension of Superior Court of Justice Regular Operations

March 27           Notice from Chief Justice Morawetz – Virtual Court Expansion April 6, 2020

March 24           Expansion of the Civil Claims Online Service

                                Notice from the Ministry of the Attorney General

March 23           Notice from Court Services Division

March 20           Suspension on limitation periods and procedural time periods

                                  Full Order to Council is available here.

                                  E-Law Regulation is available here.           

March 17           Notice Regarding Civil and Family Proceedings | Superior Court of Justice

                              Notice Regarding Criminal Proceedings | Superior Court of Justice