COVID-19 Updates

Greetings Thunder Bay Legal Community

As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to impact our daily lives, we are receiving numerous important communications via email. Due to the large volume of updates being received and forwarded to the legal community, the links below provide quick access to this same information. TBLA will continue updating this page and sending any additional information received directly to our members.

Notices – Thunder Bay Courthouse

Courts

Please refer to the individual court websites and their Twitter feeds for the latest updates on procedural changes:

Daily Justice Partners Conference Call

Conference calls continue to take place with several justice partners across the province (OCJ, SCJ, and Court of Appeal Courthouse senior staff, OBA, LAO, LSO, MAG, FOLA and the Advocates’ Society). A summary of the discussions can be found on the FOLA website via the link listed below :

FOLA (the Federation of Ontario Law Associations) is our representative on this call. Any issues at all that you would like to bring forward to these calls can be sent to:

Law Society of Ontario Updates

The LSO is providing guidance to all lawyers and paralegals in the province. Please visit their website for updates related to COVID-19.

TBLA Library

For library research assistance, please email tbla@tbaytel.net. Helen is currently working Monday, Wednesday & Friday in the library and Tuesday, Thursday from home. She has access to legal research databases and can respond to your requests. Questions concerning association meetings/events will be answered as well.

Additional Links