New law requires secret-ballot union votes and proof of workers’ consent for contracts.
Calls it a symbol to members that the union has their backs.
Salaries will increase by an average of least 2.55% annually over a six-year collective agreement.
Small firms rely on Canada post to deliver advertising material, cheques.
Says voters were misled.
Agreement covers about 900 shipbuilders at its shipyard facility.
A strike would affect freight and commuter services.
Further strikes are planned at BMW, Audi, Daimler and Porsche.
Faces eight years in federal prison for conspiracy and a tax crime.
Unifor is waiting on a response from GM on the outstanding issues.
US and Canadian auto unions say Mexican autoworkers earn about one-ninth of average wages north of the border.
They have accused the country of using cheap labour as a way to draw in business.
Plant is closing, union claims the company won’t cover a 24% deficit in the workers’ pension funding.
Union says the company’s workers are being asked to swallow a 25% pension cut.
FBI alleges Alphons Iacobelli gave a former UAW vice-president and his wife more than $1.2 million in gifts.