Oct 14, 2011 07:49 PM CUPE and Air Canada appeared today at the Canadian Industrial Relations Board to consider the Minister of Labour’s referral to the board. Air Canada took no position on the question of essential services. They indicated only that they needed more time. Clearly, if the company has no position on the issue, the use of this tactic is simply smoke and mirrors to delay our legal right to strike.
Oct 14, 2011 11:12 AM The union representing 6,800 Air Canada flight attendants rejects any suggestion it has been bargaining in bad faith with the airline. The Canadian Union of Public Employees says the unfair labour practice complaint filed by Air Canada is groundless.
Oct 12, 2011 05:09 PM Flight attendants represented by the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), will not be going on strike tonight, as previously planned, following a notice by the Canadian Industrial Relations Board (CIRB).
Oct 12, 2011 01:30 PM The union representing 6,800 Air Canada flight attendants is condemning the federal Conservative government’s unwarranted attack on their collective bargaining rights. Paul Moist, national president of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, is calling for Labour Minister Lisa Raitt to respect the collective bargaining process and the rights of CUPE members to conduct a legal strike.
Jul 12, 2013 12:13 PM As more details emerge following Asiana flight 214’s tragic crash in San Francisco on Saturday July 6, CUPE flight attendants are hoping that Air Canada learns from the flight attendant ratio on the airplane at the time of the accident.
Sep 21, 2012 03:02 PM The union representing Air Canada flight attendants reacted with concern over talk of a new low-cost carrier announced yesterday.
Mar 13, 2012 03:16 PM Federal Labour Minister Lisa Raitt is once again attacking the rights of Canadian workers and interfering in free collective bargaining between Air Canada and its employees.
Mar 8, 2012 05:21 PM Canada’s largest union is calling on the federal government to treat workers at Air Canada fairly, and to stop giving the airline an upper hand in contract negotiations.
Nov 7, 2011 09:59 AM Federal arbitrator Elizabeth MacPherson released her decision today on the arbitration between Air Canada and its 6,800 flight attendants, represented by the Canadian Union of Public Employees. Paul Moist, national president of CUPE, called the decision profoundly disappointing and laid the blame for its failure to fairly address the needs of flight attendants squarely at the feet of the Harper Conservative government.
Oct 20, 2011 08:20 PM The Canadian Union of Public Employees and Air Canada agreed today to a process to resolve the labour dispute between the company and 6,800 flight attendants who are members of CUPE. At a meeting at the Canada Industrial Relations Board, the parties agreed that arbitration is the best way to resolve the contract dispute in order to come up with a binding agreement. 2 3 4 5 6 7 Next