Ontario Attorney General announces plan to modernize Ontario’s justice system

Ontario Attorney General Yasir Naqvi announced the province’s Digital Justice Action Plan at the Legal Innovation Zone in Toronto on Nov. 29. This plan has a structured timeline meant to further access to justice using technology across a variety of courts and areas of the law.

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