About

ADVANCING LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT LAW

The CBA Labour and Employment Section’s mandate includes labour and employment law and practice. We promote professionalism, share information and advocate on legal issues involving:

  • Collective agreements
  • Arbitration of labour disputes
  • Labour-management relations
  • Trade unions
  • Boards and tribunals dealing with labour-management relations and employment standards
  • Establishing these boards and appointing members
  • Legal practice before labour-management and employment standards boards

Our Section also liaises regularly with:

  • The American Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Section
  • Canadian Human Rights Commission
  • Canadian Industrial Relations Board
  • Department of Justice Canada
  • Employment and Social Development Canada

Our Committees

Would you like to contribute and network with other legal professionals in the field? Send an email to cbalabourlaw@cba.org to join one of our committees:

  • Legislation and Law Reform Committee
  • Newsletter Committee
  • Professional Development Committee
  • Webpage Committee

Our Section members also provide input to the Federal Courts Bench and Bar Liaison Committee.

Get Involved

There are many other ways to get involved:

Stay Informed

Questions? Feel free to contact us!

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