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Description: The Supreme Court of Canada has agreed to hear a case involving the B.C. Teachers’ Federation and the provincial government.

Source: The Vancouver Sun

Date: 01/14/2016


Related links:

• CBC story
• The BCTF
• B.C. education ministry
• The B.C. Supreme Court decision
• The B.C. Appeal Court decision
• Earlier update

Questions for discussion:

• What did Judge Griffin rule in 2014?
• What did the B.C. Court of Appeal rule?
• Consult your text: what does it mean to bargain in bad faith?
• What are some of the potential implications of the Supreme Court of Canada’s eventual ruling?
• What are some other recent cases involving industrial relations that have come before the Supreme Court of Canada?