The decision to disband comes in for sustained criticism from Cloud, representing, in her view, a tendency to view the rank-and-file as "unwilling or unable to fight in their own interests." (128) As a result, she says, the UDC focused on elections and, after the 1995 strike, on individual lawsuits against the IAMAW
using McCarthy-era labour laws.
represents approximately 8,200 technical, maintenance and operational support employees, whose current collective agreement expired on 31 March 2011.
The arbitrator's selection of Air Canada's final offer concludes a new collective agreement with the IAMAW
following negotiations and mediated talks that took place over a period of 14 months.
said the CIRB approval has been granted after a year-long campaign by the machinists union, which also represents 8,600 machinists and baggage handlers at Air Canada (TSX:AC.B).
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Alaska Airlines (NYSE: ALK) and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW
) jointly announced they have reached tentative agreement on a new six-year contract covering the carrier's 587 ramp service and stores agents.
Air Canada on Tuesday announced that it has been advised by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW
) that it intends to begin labour action on 12 March 2012.
Michel Picher to act as arbitrator between Air Canada and the IAMAW
representing the airline's 8,600 mechanics, baggage handlers and cargo agents.
Douglas Stanley has been appointed by the minister to act as arbitrator between Air Canada and ACPA, which represents the carrier's 3,000 pilots, and Michel Picher has been appointed to act as arbitrator between the carrier and the IAMAW
, which represents the carrier's 8,600 mechanics, baggage handlers and cargo agents.