University issues negotiations update focusing on alternatives to a strike

The University has issued a new Negotiations Update in the wake of votes in favour of a strike by contract faculty, teaching assistants and graduate assistants represented by CUPE Local 3903. The union will be in a legal strike position as of 12:01am on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2008.

The update discusses alternatives to a strike, including continued collective bargaining and possible binding arbitration. See it here.

For further updates and past reports, see the University’s page, Collective Bargaining Updates for CUPE 3903.