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Start of negotiations with AGSEM invigilators

Mon, 2015-06-22 12:27

The first meeting was held on June 12.  The parties introduced their respective negotiating teams. They exchanged their set of proposals and discussed how the bargaining process should unfold. The parties also agreed on a shared communications approach throughout the bargaining process.

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McGill’s postdoctoral fellows now unionized

Fri, 2015-06-19 15:00

McGill’s postdoctoral fellows received their accreditation from the Commission des relations du travail on June 9, 2015. They become the third bargaining unit of AMURE/PSAC, which already includes research associates and research assistants. 

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Conciliation meetings with AMUSE floor fellows on May 27 and 29

Thu, 2015-06-04 11:53

Since the last meeting on March 20, the parties met for the first time in the presence of the conciliator appointed by the Department of Labour. The conciliator invited the parties to present their respective views of the elements that are holding back the advancement of negotiations.

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Talks with AGSEM TAs suspended for the summer

Tue, 2015-05-26 11:56

The parties met briefly on May 23 in the presence of the conciliator appointed by the Department of Labour. The meeting served to assess whether an agreement could possibly be reached at this time.

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Negotiations now under way with AMUSE

Tue, 2015-05-26 10:41

The university met with AMUSE/PSAC non-academic casuals on May 19 where the parties presented their respective set of proposals. Both sides’ bargaining committees were present for the start of negotiations. The parties also discussed how the bargaining process should unfold and agreed on a shared communications approach following each bargaining session.

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Talks continue with AGSEM TAs in conciliation

Thu, 2015-05-21 01:40

The parties met for a day and a half day on May 12 and 13. They continued to discuss and review texts concerning some pending non-monetary items. 

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Invitation to start negotiations early with MUNACA/PSAC

Wed, 2015-05-20 02:07

The Labour Relations team is getting ready to start negotiations with PSAC/MUNACA for the renewal of their collective agreement which expires on November 30, 2015.

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McGill and AGSEM TAs meet in conciliation

Fri, 2015-05-08 09:32

The parties met for a half-day on May 4 with the conciliator appointed by the Ministry of Labour.  This was their first meeting following the one-day strike held on April 16. The conciliator helped the parties clarify the points which still need to be discussed.

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Discussions with SEU (trades) on drivers’ rates for snow removal

Thu, 2015-04-30 21:10

At the April 23 session, the parties discussed the mechanisms of attributing drivers’ rates during the winter season as more drivers are required for snow removal. The parties discussed the feasibility of having a uniform practice and the same language in the collective agreements of both campuses’ trades groups.

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More articles and letters of agreement ratified by SEU (facilities)

Thu, 2015-04-16 23:28

The parties met for a full day on April 10 and reviewed several articles and letters of agreement pertaining to non-monetary and monetary items which will eventually be integrated in a global settlement.  Items such as work uniforms, shift and other premiums as well as vacation scheduling were reviewed, finalized and ratified by the parties.  Since other non-monetary and mo

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