Hoffa pledges Teamster support in rebuilding devastated Gulf region

Disaster Relief Fund Provides Relief To Teamsters Affected By Hurricane Katrina (Gulfport, Mississippi) – Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa pledged continued Teamster support and assistance today to members whose homes, jobs and lives were devastated by Hurricane Katrina. Hoffa also outlined plans to help the region and its residents recover…

Updates about the policy regarding beards and length of hair

Following the decision dated June 27th, 2005 by Judge Baker of the Quebec superior Court, who rejected the company’s request regarding arbitrator Foisy about the beard and length of hair, the Quebec Court of Appeals chaired by Judge Pierre Dalphond ordered last July 27th, that the request be reverted to…

Joint Lobbying on Parliament Hill

Teamsters Canada and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters conducted and intensive two-day lobby on Parliament Hill. Brother Mike Mathis, Government Relations IBT, and Brother Bill Black, Legislative Director Michigan Joint Council #43, joined Brother George Hucker, Governmental Affairs Teamsters Canada Rail Conference, and Phil Benson, Lobbyist Teamsters Canada, met with…

JETSGO bankruptcy procedure

Following the bankruptcy of Jetsgo, we want to inform our members that they are entitled to claim from the bankruptcy the money owed as severance pay and notice. It is an individual and personal right. To do so, you must go to the Trustee in bankruptcy’s Web Site. Follow the…