Grievance & Arbitration Updates

  • No. 2019-04
    SD No. 43 (Coquitlam) v. CUPE Local 561 - Employer Required to Disclose Certain Retirees' Contact Info to Union Full decision
  • No. 2016-01
    Commission scolaire de Laval v. Syndicat de l'enseignement de la région de Laval, 2016 SCC 8: Examination of Trustees Regarding Dismissal or Discipline Decisions (3/18/2016) Full decision
  • No. 2009-07
    SD No. 69 (Qualicum)/Third Party/BCTF/BCPSEA: FIPPA and Access to Personal
    Information (8/19/2009) Full decision
  • No. 2007-03
    SD No. 36 (Surrey)/BCTF: Access to Information – Preliminary Award (4/11/2007) Full decision
  • No. 2006-02
    Coast Mountain Bus Co. Ltd.: Access to Information (12/8/2005) Full decision
  • No. 2005-08
    SD No. 33 (Chilliwack)/BCTF: Court of Appeal ― Access to Information (5/24/2006) Full decision
  • No. 2016-01
    Commission scolaire de Laval v. Syndicat de l'enseignement de la région de Laval, 2016 SCC 8: Examination of Trustees Regarding Dismissal or Discipline Decisions (3/18/2016) Full decision
  • No. 2011-02
    BCPSEA and BCTF: Provincial Policy Grievance – Codes of Conduct, Ministerial Order 276/07 (2/25/2011) Full decision
  • No. 2011-01SD No. 36 (Surrey) and BCTF/STA: Arbitral Jurisdiction (9/22/2010) Full decision
  • No. 2010-02
    SD No. 61 (Greater Victoria)/BCTF/BCPSEA: Arbitral Jurisprudence (11/9/2009) Full decision
  • No. 2006-07
    SD No. 79 (Cowichan Valley)/BCTF: Contracting Out — Malaspina Construction Course (7/27/2006) Full decision
No. 2011-02

    • SD No. 73 (Kamloops/Thompson) and

BCTF/Kamloops Thompson Teachers’ Association and BCPSEA

    • : Freedom of Expression (2/17/2011)

Full decision

  • No. 2019-03
    Interior Health Authority and HEU - substance Use disorder Policy to be Partially Amended Full decision
    Workers' Compensation Claim for Mental Disorder Denied Full decision
  • No. 2018-01
    BCHRT v. Schrenk - SCC Expands Scope of Liability for Workplace Full decision
  • No. 2016-01
    Lewis v. Arrow Lakes SD 10.10 (Arrow Lakes): Workers' Compensation for Mental Stress from School Incident (03/24/2016) Full decision
  • No. 2011- 02
    SD No. 61 and BCTF/BCPSEA: Appeal WCB Jurisdiction Decision (12/21/2010) Full decision
  • No. 2010-04
    SD No.5 (Southeast Kooteney)/BCTF/WCAT: Health and Safety (8/18/2010) Full decision
  • No. 2009-03
    SD No. 36 (Surrey)/BCTF: Employee Injury/Incident Report Forms (2/18/2009) Full decision
  • No. 2008-04
    SD No. 39 (Vancouver): Workers’ Compensation Appeal Tribunal Decision — Should Wage-loss Benefits Payable in July and August be Paid to the Teacher or to the Employer? (6/14/2007) Full decision
  • No. 2019-03
    BCPSEA/SD No. 36 (Surrey) v. BCTF/STA - Out of District TTOC Experience - Scale Placement Full decision
  • No. 2019-02
    BCPSEA v. BCTF - TTOCs-Access to Provincial Extended Health Benefit Plan Full decision
  • No. 2018-03
    SD No. 6 (Rocky Mountain)/BCPSEA v. RMTA/BCTF - Full Time Equivalent of Union Leave under Article G.6 Full decision
    SD No. 44 (North Vancouver)/BCPSEA v. NVTA/BCTF - Union Appeal on Pension Costs for Union Leave Full decision
    SD No. 39 (Vancouver) v. CUPE Local 15 - School District Entitled to Change Mileage Policy Full decision
    SD No. 35 (Langley) v. CUPE Local 1260 - Vacation Earned from Service does not Accrue during Leaves of Absence Full decision
  • No. 2018-02
    SD 44 (North Vancouver)/BCPSEA v. NVTA/BCTF – Union Obliged to Pay Pension Costs for Employees on Union Leave Full decision
  • No. 2017-02
    BCPSEA/SD 54 (Bulkley Valley) v. BCTF/Bulkley Valley Teachers' Union - TTOC Sick Leave - Temporary Contract (6/28/2017) Full decision
  • No. 2016-02
    September 2014 - Pay - Return to Work Full decision
    September 2014 - Allowances Full decision
  • No. 2015-02
    CUPE 15 v. Vancouver (City): Group Life Insurance Benefits Over Age 65 (6/9/2014) Full decision
  • No. 2011-02
    SD No. 61 (Greater Victoria) and BCTF/BCPSEA– Parental Leave Top-Up for Birth Mothers (1/31/2011) Full decision
  • No. 2010-02
    SD No. 61 (Greater Victoria)/BCTF/BCPSEA: Maternity Benefit Top-Up DuringSummer Months (2/15/2010) Full decision
  • No. 2010-02
    SD No. 59 (Peace River South)/BCGEU (11/5/2009) Full decision
  • No. 2009-01
    BCTF/BCPSEA: Elimination of Salary Category 3 (11/17/2008) Full decision
  • No. 2008-02
    SD No. 41(Burnaby)/BCTF/BCPSEA: Implementation of April 1, 2006 Harmonization, Category 5+21 (SB1) (2/7/2008) Full decision
  • No. 2008-01
    SD No. 75 (Mission)/BCTF: Supplementary Employment Benefit Plan (“SEB Plan”) - Calculation of Weekly Salary (8/27/2007) Full decision
  • No. 2007-08
    SD No. 39 (Vancouver)/BCTF: Eligibility for Early Retirement Incentive Plan (ERIP) (11/19/2007) Full decision
  • No. 2006-01
    SD No. 36 (Surrey)/BCTF: Maternity/ Parental Employment Insurance (EI) Top-Up (11/30/2005) Full decision
  • No. 2005-09
    SD No. 41 (Burnaby)/BCTF: Scale Placement/ Experience Credit (9/26/2005) Full decision
  • No. 2019-03
    BCPSEA/SD No. 36 (Surrey) v. BCTF/STA - Out of District TTOC Experience - Scale Placement Full decision
    SD No. 79 (Cowichan Valley) v. USW Local 1-1937 - Summer not "Lay Off" - 10 Month Workers Full decision
    BCPSEA/SD No. 61 (Greater Victoria) v. BCTF/GVTA - Use of interviews in Selection Decisions Full decision
  • No. 2011-02
    SD No. 68 (Nanaimo-Ladysmith) and BCTF/Nanaimo District Teachers’ Association/BCPSEA: Continuous Service (12/03/2010) Full decision
  • No.2007-02
    SD No. 39 (Vancouver)/BCTF: Experience Recognition (3/14/2007) Full decision
  • No. 2006-01
    SD No. 68 (Nanaimo-Ladysmith)/BCTF: Seniority ― Definition of “Aggregate” (12/8/2005) Full decision
  • No. 2007-03
    SD No. 42 (Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows)/CUPE Local 703: Statutory Holiday Pay During Job Action (4/2/2007) Full decision
  • No. 2017-03
    SD No. 47 (Powell River) and Powell River Educational Services Society v. CUPE, Local 476 - Common Employer
  • No. 2007-06
    SD No.54 (Bulkley Valley)/CUPE Local 2145: StrongStart Program (10/1/2007) Full decision
  • No.2007-02
    SD No. 68 (Nanaimo-Ladysmith)/BCTF: Rec ’N Reading — Work of the Bargaining Unit (3/19/2007) Full decision
  • No. 2006-04
    SD No. 79 (Cowichan Valley)/BCTF: Interest Arbitration – Inclusion of an Occupational Therapist (7/17/2006) Full decision