UPS Pilots Honor Teamster Canada Primary Picket Lines

Louisville, KY (Monday, 11/22/04) – The Independent Pilots Association (United Parcel Service’s pilots union) will honor Teamster Canada’s primary picket lines for the duration of its strike against UPS. “The Independent Pilots Association is a strong trade union that does not cross primary picket lines,” said Capt. Tom Nicholson, President…

Teamsters seek probe of killing in El Salvador

WASHINGTON (AP) — Teamsters President James P. Hoffa asked Secretary of State Colin Powell last week to pressure El Salvador to investigate the Nov. 5 killing of a member who was trying to unionize port workers. Teamster Jose Gilberto Soto, 49, was shot in the back and killed in Usulutan,…

UPS Mail Ballot instructions

As you are aware as per the International Brotherhood of Teamsters a mail ballot has been ordered. The mail ballots will be mailed out on October 28th, 2004 by the firm of Baratz Judelman, Chartered Accountants. The ballots must be returned no later than 9 AM on November 18th, 2004….

Air Canada Jazz Restructuration

As part of the reorganization of Air Canada and its affiliates, Teamsters Canada, on behalf of its members, was entitled to receive a set number of shares in the new holding corporation. Teamsters Canada also had the option to subscribe for more shares of the same corporation; the exact number…

Agreement between Air Canada Jazz and their employees.

The latest concession package between Teamsters Canada and Air Canada Jazz was ratified. The final count of the vote was 614 to accept and 231 to refuse. The Teamsters was ordered by the court to conduct and expedited vote, with the time given many members did not have the opportunity…