News Archive



The Advocates' Society Adds its Voice Against Systemic Racism

Posted on 6/5/2020
TAS denounces racism in all its forms and calls upon every advocate to be a voice against systemic racism in Canada. See statement from TAS Pres. Scott Maidment here.

Impact of COVID-19 on Upcoming TAS Events

Posted on 3/12/2020
The Advocates' Society takes the health and safety of our members and staff seriously. While the decision whether to attend a program or event is a personal decision based upon current health and consultation with medical professionals...

COVID-19 Update - March 9, 2020

Posted on 3/9/2020
The Advocates' Society’s priority is to best serve our members and others who attend our programs and events, along with clients who use our facility. The situation with the COVID-19 virus is rapidly evolving...

The Advocates' Society Defends Judicial Independence

Posted on 2/11/2020
The Advocates' Society Defends Judicial Independence in media release...

Letter to Attorney General of Ontario Doug Downey regarding Judicial Appointments Process

Posted on 11/21/2019
On November 14, 2019, the Attorney General of Ontario Doug Downey announced that the provincial government is considering reforming the process for appointing judges to the Ontario Court of Justice. In response...