New release: Collective agreement awarded for health care bargaining unit

Today, mediator-arbitrator William Kaplan issued an award which establishes a collective agreement for more than 6,000 employees in the Health Care Bargaining Unit at the Nova Scotia Health Authority and IWK. The award came after five days of mediation-arbitration which took place last week and concludes a process that began in October 2016. The Council of … Read more…

News conference to discuss restorative justice program at Nova Scotia Legislature on August 9

CUPE 4764 picket line

A news conference will be held Thursday, August 9 at the Nova Scotia Legislature to hear from clients of the restorative justice process. As support for Community Justice Society caseworkers’ fight for fair wages continues to grow, the Liberal government is failing, as sole funder of the restorative justice program, to recognize and support the … Read more…