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…

Sentences imposed on Little, Boyd

HOUSTON, Texas — Past UTU presidents Charles L. Little and Byron A. Boyd Jr. were each sentenced today (July 9) in federal court to 24 months imprisonment and a $10,000 fine by Judge Sim Lake. Both will face three years of supervised release following completion of their sentences. Both also…

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 Vancouver to Quebec City. The Company committee consists of 13 people from different levels of management. Early…

Airline Division update – May 21, 2004

This morning I was in attendance for a court appearance with all the Jazz and Air Canada unions and their counsel. As all of the unions have come to tentative agreements Air Canada was able to extend the CCAA until September 30, 2004. This was endorsed by the Deutsch Bank…