Bernard vs. Canada (Attorney General) and PIPSC: Supreme Court of Canada Decision Validates Unions’ Need for Employees' Contact Information To Carry Out Their Representational Obligations
The Professional Institute is pleased that the Supreme Court of Canada values the associational freedom of Canadians and that with this decision, it recognizes the crucial role unions play in the working life of all the members of a bargaining unit. PIPSC members should be assured that the Institute will continue to safeguard their personal information as it carries out its legislated duties.
Please click here to read the SCC’s decision.
Please click here to read our General Counsel’s analysis of the decision.
Please click here to read the letter of congratulations from the Canadian Labour Congress.