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Society opposes Bill 161 legal aid reforms

Society opposes Bill 161 legal aid reforms

The Society of United Professionals was invited to present to the Ontario...

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COVID-19: Support workers campaign

COVID-19: Support workers campaign

Canada’s labour movement has been advocating relentlessly on behalf of workers to...

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CNSC Delayed Submissions on New Fitness for Duty Regulations

CNSC Delayed Submissions on New Fitness for Duty Regulations

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has pushed back the deadline for...

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COVID-19: Protecting legal aid lawyers, justice system

COVID-19: Protecting legal aid lawyers, justice system

Even as the government’s COVID-19 warnings and directives on physical distancing mounted,...

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Society moves forward on energy sector Bill 124 wage cap constitutional challenge

Society moves forward on energy sector Bill 124 wage cap constitutional challenge

When Premier Doug Ford’s government introduced Bill 124’s unconstitutional wage caps on...

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Letter to Attorney General Doug Downey on COVID-19 Safety Issues in Ontario Courts

Letter to Attorney General Doug Downey on COVID-19 Safety Issues in Ontario Courts

The following letter was sent to Ontario Attorney General Doug Downey on...

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Society Presented to Queen's Park Pre-budget Consultation

Society Presented to Queen's Park Pre-budget Consultation

The Society presented on members’ priorities as part of the Ontario government’s...

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Society launches Bill 124 legal challenge with union coalition

Society plans Bill 124 legal challenge with union coalition

The Society, along with nine other Ontario unions representing more than 250,000...

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New Legal Aid Legislation Removes Access to Justice – Literally

New Legal Aid Legislation Removes Access to Justice – Literally

The Ford government introduced legislation on December 9 that literally removes access...

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We Support Ontario Teachers and OSSTF

We Support Ontario Teachers and OSSTF

Ontario’s teachers and many school support staff have undertaken a range of...

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