UPS NEGOTIATION NEWSLETTER

Dear Brothers: Dear Sisters: The Union and the Company met in Vancouver, B.C. from May 31st till June 4th, 2004. The Union committee consists of 34 representatives from 10 different Union Locals from...

Harper’s union busting laws are one step closer to being repealed

Parliament moved one step closer to formally repealing the previous government's union busting legislation. On Wednesday night, the House of Commons passed Bill C-4, which aims to repeal Bill C-377 and Bill C-525.

Ontario Teamsters Raise $108,000 for Variety Village, a Children’s Charity

Earlier this week, union representatives from Ontario and across the country took part in the annual Teamsters Ontario Invitational (OTI) for Variety Village, a children’s charity dedicated to making a difference in the spirits...

CP Rail: No strike or lockout until December 8

Teamsters Canada Rail Conference, representing all running trades employees at CP Rail, announced today that the parties have extended the agreement not to serve strike or lockout notice until Saturday December 8, 2007 to...

The Trucker’s Valentine’s Ball

The Workers Arts and Heritage Centre presents: The Trucker's Valentine's Ball Saturday Feb. 14, 9:00 pm @ the 360 Club 326 Queens Street West, Toronto, Ont. (near Queen and Spadina) An evening of...

Canada Day

This year’s Canada Day celebrations will take a particular turn given the pandemic. We are not yet out of the woods. While provinces are reopening, we must all avoid large gatherings and continue to be vigilant.

Funeral of Réjean Roy

The family will receive condolences at the funeral complex on Monday, August 28th from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Salon Darche, located at 7679 Taschereau Boulevard...

Burnco is Bargaining in Bad Faith

The Teamsters have filed a complaint with the Alberta Labour Relations Board in reaction to the company’s decision to lock out their workers.

New Molson Plant: Melançon Must Show Leadership

In the wake of breweries’ shift towards cans in recent years, and following the end of the Recyc-Québec agreement two years ago, Teamsters Local Union 1999 made representations to the previous Environment Minister, David Heurtel. Since the arrival of Minister Isabelle Melançon, we haven’t heard a peep...
Fin des grèves dans les Résidences Soleil - Strikes end at Résidences Soleil

Strikes end at Résidences Soleil

Labour disputes have been resolved at the five Résidences Soleil where workers had been on strike since July 17. Meetings with a conciliator in the last weeks helped remove roadblocks to bargaining at the seniors' residences in Saint-Hilaire, Granby, Laval, Pointe-aux-Trembles and Saint-Laurent.