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Bloomingdale's union workers bargain for online commissions

Bloomingdale’s, an upscale nationwide department store, and its New York City employees are negotiating a new collective bargaining agreement.

The negotiations are taking place at a time when customer shopping habits are shifting. 692 more words

WestJet pilots to vote once again on unionizing under the Air Line Pilots Association

CALGARY —WestJet pilots are again seeking to form a union, the Air Line Pilots Association, International said Thursday.

It says pilots at the Calgary-based airline (TSX:WJA) filed membership cards with the Canada Industrial Relations Board to hold a vote to be represented by the world’s largest airline pilot union. 107 more words


4 Not-So-Obvious Reasons Why Grievances Are Valuable in the Union Workplace

Virtually every union contract contains a grievance/arbitration procedure, which is the way the union and the employer tackle disagreements about workplace rights covered by the contract.   584 more words

Editorial: Wage fairness from public-sector unions

The provincial government is expecting to run a $10.3-billion deficit this fiscal year. Wage increases for the thousands of unionized employees on the public payroll would push that figure higher, given that all salaries and benefits account for about half of the operating expenses. 393 more words


Deal ratified by employees at Co-op Refinery following lockout notice being issued

It came down to the 11th hour on Friday during negotiations between the Co-op Refinery Complex and Unifor Local 594 but on Monday night a lockout was averted as union members voted in favour of a new collective bargaining agreement. 478 more words

Local Business

The Pros to Joining a Labor Union

Thanks to labor unions, wages have improved, the workweek is shorter and the workplace is safer.

However, employers sometimes complain that unions are harmful to business and to the economy. 475 more words

American Workers

SB469, year-end balance unprotected from collective bargaining -- NO


by fishingrampa

NO. Currently a 25% year end balance is protected from collective bargaining.
Section 2 of this bill would remove that protection and does not set a new protected year end fund balance. 27 more words

Collective Bargaining