B.C.’S HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM BUSINESSES URGE SWIFT END TO BCGEU JOB ACTION
August 24, 2022 12:05 ET | SMC Communications
VANCOUVER, B.C., Aug. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, an unprecedented alliance of 19 industry associations and stakeholder groups representing the province’s hospitality, liquor, tourism,...
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Canada’s Unions Stand in Solidarity With New Brunswick Public Sector Workers & Call on Premier Higgs to Bargain in Good Faith
November 09, 2021 14:24 ET | Canadian Labour Congress
OTTAWA, Nov. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Instead of lockouts, back-to-work laws and intimidation tactics, New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs must start bargaining in good faith with striking public...
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Bee-Clean Janitors Vote to Strike, Launching Pickets throughout Vancouver
October 29, 2020 15:52 ET | SEIU Local 2
Janitors unionized with SEIU Local 2 are set to strike at multiple buildings across the Lower Mainland. Bee-Clean Building Maintenance janitors have been working with no paid sick days and health...
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Legal aid staff lawyers still without fair agreement, announce work-to-rule
November 21, 2019 11:00 ET | Professional Employees Association
VICTORIA, British Columbia, Nov. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Starting tomorrow, the Legal Services Society (LSS) staff lawyers are taking work-to-rule job action. All legal aid centres will remain...
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Staff lawyers at the Legal Services Society have voted to strike
October 16, 2019 13:00 ET | Professional Employees Association
VICTORIA, British Columbia, Oct. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Staff lawyers from The Legal Services Society (LSS), who service Legal Aid centres across BC, voted 100 per cent in favour of strike...
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REPEAT - Workers United Canada Council announces Striking Rainforest Café workers hold women’s march in Niagara Falls
May 18, 2019 06:00 ET | Workers United Canada Council
NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario, May 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Restaurant workers at the Rainforest Cafe are on strike. They are fighting against greed. They are fighting for their right to organize. They...
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Workers United Canada Council announces Striking Rainforest Café workers hold women’s march in Niagara Falls
May 15, 2019 06:00 ET | Workers United Canada Council
NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario, May 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Restaurant workers at the Rainforest Cafe are on strike. They are fighting against greed. They are fighting for their right to organize. They...
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BREAKING: Ontario Federation of Labour announces boycott of Canadian Niagara Hotels
May 09, 2019 06:00 ET | Ontario Federation of Labour
TORONTO, May 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Ontario Federation of Labour, which represents 54 unions and one million workers in Ontario has issued an official boycott declaration of Canadian...
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Workers at Maple Leaf Foods Vote 98% in Favour of Strike Action; Plant Set to Close in 2021
May 07, 2019 08:00 ET | UFCW Canada Local 1006A
TORONTO, May 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At a vote held on April 27, UFCW Canada Local 1006A members working at Maple Leaf Foods voted 98% in favour of taking strike action to get a fair contract. ...
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Workers at Baxtrom’s Your Independent Grocer in Cornwall End Labour Dispute
February 16, 2019 22:17 ET | UFCW Canada Local 1006A
CORNWALL, Ontario, Feb. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UFCW Canada Local 1006A members working at Baxtrom's Your Independent Grocer (YIG) in Cornwall, Ontario voted to accept the latest company offer,...