Port of Montreal Strike Updates

Thanks to the advocacy work of CIFFA and other business organizations and associations, the federal government is proceeding with enacting back-to-work legislation.  On Sunday, the Government of Canada issued a Notice Paper indicating that it will introduce a bill, entitled “An Act to provide for the resumption and continuation of operations at the Port of Montreal,”…

Update – Labour Situation at the Port of Montreal

Please be advised that according to CIFFA the Longshoremen’s Union CUPE Local 375 has informed its members of the following : The employer, the Maritime Employers Association (MEA), put forth a final offer to the union on March 12, 2021. This was not an agreement in principle. The union has been said to be negotiating…