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Ontario teachers ordered back to school after illegal strike

The government’s new School Boards Collective Bargaining Act, which passed last year, has become the subject of controversy. Secondary school teachers across Ontario have been on strike for multiple weeks keeping approximately 70,000 students out of the classroom. The three school boards have taken this issue of these local strike’s legality to the Ontario Labour … Continue reading

Picketing in the age of Google

This article was written by Douglas de Jager, a candidate attorney at Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa The right of striking workers to picket is an important tool in the collective bargaining process.  A picket traditionally involves the gathering of striking workers in a public place to demonstrate against their employer or to create awareness … Continue reading