Supreme Court rejects Merit Contractors latest attack on workers

Source: Supreme Court rejects Merit Contractors latest attack on workers

“Ottawa (06 Feb. 2017) — The notorious anti-union Merit Contractors Association suffered a defeat at the Supreme Court of Canada on February 2. Merit attempted to use the sections 2 (b) and 2 (d) of the Charter to suggest that Manitoba Hydro’s policy of having employees join designated unions to be able to work on major hydroelectric projects was a violation of the workers’ rights of freedom of expression and freedom of association.”