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CULE/PSAC Bargaining This Week

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013 | Print This Article

Your CULE Bargaining Team will be meeting with the employer on Wednesday and Thursday of this week.  We are now at a point in the bargaining process where we will either reach a settlement or break off and file for conciliation – we will provide an update after the session.

CULE/PSAC Bargaining Update #3 – July 26, 2013

Friday, July 26th, 2013 | Print This Article

Your negotiating team met with the Employer for the second time July 22-24 in Ottawa.  The CULE bargaining team consists of:  Monika Duggal, Sean Glavine, Marija Babic, and Dave Jackson.  Unfortunately due to a personal issue Sister Joan Ann Gravesande was unable to join us.  The employer representatives are: Mark Pecek, Gabriel Bergeron and Sue […]

CULE/PSAC Bargaining Update #2

Thursday, May 9th, 2013 | Print This Article

Your negotiating team met with the Employer for the first time May 7, 8, and 9 in Ottawa.  The CULE bargaining team consists of:  Monika Duggal, Sean Glavine, Marija Babic, Joan-Ann Gravesande and Dave Jackson.  The employer representatives are: Mark Pecek, Gabriel Bergeron and Sue Jones. After some administrative details were discussed the parties went […]

CULE/PSAC Bargaining Update #1

Friday, January 18th, 2013 | Print This Article

Your bargaining team held their first meeting via teleconference to discuss a number of very important issues.  Let’s first introduce your bargaining team:  Unit II – Monika Duggal (Winnipeg RO) & Marija Babic (Edmonton RO) Unit I – Carm Chan (Edmonton RO) & Sean Glavine (Yellowknife RO) Equity – Joan-Ann Gravesande (Toronto RO) Chair – […]

CULE Bargaining 2013 input call (deadline extended)

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 | Print This Article

This is the official call-out for members of CULE/PSAC to submit bargaining input for the upcoming round of bargaining. There are two ways to submit bargaining input: 1. Download the CULE bargaining input form (pdf) and mail or deliver it to your director. 2. Fill out the CULE bargaining input form online and it will […]

Your CULE Bargaining Team

Monday, October 15th, 2012 | Print This Article

The following CULE members have been acclaimed as members of the CULE Bargaining Team for the next round of negotiations with PSAC. Unit I Carm Chan, Edmonton RO Sean Glavine, Yellowknife RO Unit II Monika Duggal, Winnipeg RO Marija Babic, Yellowknife RO Equity Caucus Joan-Ann Gravesande, Toronto RO Congratulations to all five members!

Call Out: CULE Bargaining Team

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 | Print This Article

This will serve as the official call-out to CULE members who wish to sit on the negotiating team for the upcoming round of collective bargaining with the PSAC.  We are seeking the following: Two (2) members from Unit I Two (2) members from Unit II One (1) member from the Equity Caucus (you must self-identified […]

Call-Out: CULE Strike Pay Policy Committee

Thursday, August 30th, 2012 | Print This Article

Earlier today the CULE Executive passed a motion to provide strike pay to CULE/NEU members in the event of a labour dispute with their Employer.  If you require additional information please contact the CULE Director in your region. We are looking for two (2) CULE members who are interested in being part of a Strike […]

CULE/NEU Conciliation Meetings

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012 | Print This Article

CULE members who work for the Nunavut Employees Union (NEU) will be using the services of a Federal Conciliation Officer on August 14-15, 2012. The meetings, which will take place in Ottawa, are viewed as an opportunity to avoid a labour dispute. The key issues in dispute are: wage rate restructuring for some members of […]

New CULE/PSAC Collective Agreement – Exp April 30, 2013

Monday, August 29th, 2011 | Print This Article

Then new Collective Agreement is now available. Hard copies will be distributed by the employer shortly. in English in French

CULE I & II Collective Agreement signed

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011 | Print This Article

The CULE Unit I & II Collective Agreement was signed electronically earlier this week. The employer informs that all pay adjustments – new salary rate, lump sum, overtime adjustments, and retro pay – are scheduled for the pay period Ending July 30, 2011.

CULE Tentative Agreement Has Been Ratified

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011 | Print This Article

The tentative agreement between CULE and the PSAC has been ratified. Discussions are currently taking place with the Employer as to when the agreement will be signed. That being said, the terms of the settlement have force and effect as of today, unless otherwise agreed by the parties. CULE would like to thank the members […]

CULE Ratification Vote

Monday, May 2nd, 2011 | Print This Article

A tentative agreement has been reached and a ratification vote has been scheduled. It will be the same voting process we used for the strike vote last month. There will be two separate ratification votes taking place at the same time. The first ratification vote will be taking place for our Canada Labour Code members […]

Join your CULE sisters and brothers on Facebook!

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011 | Print This Article

Are you on facebook? Join the CULE NO DEAL group!

CULE Negotiations – Article 23.08

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011 | Print This Article

The Employer’s letter of April 21, 2011 insinuated that CULE is attempting to maintain language (Article 23.08 (a)) in the collective agreement to make a further claim for double severance entitlement.  In fact, CULE is attempting to maintain language in the collective agreement which has been there for 34 years.  The Employer has never tabled […]