Re Canada Post Corp and CUPW (Ferris)

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Arbitration Decision

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Union Grievance, Collective Agreement, Special Leave, Compensation, Vacation


Union grievance on behalf of John Ferris alleging breach of the Collective Agreement between the parties bearing the date July 31, 1992, and in particular of Articles 19 and 21.03 in that the Employer denied him special leave with pay for March 14, 1993. The Union requested that the Grievor be compensated by reinstating the vacation day he took instead of special leave and granting him all lost rights, earnings and benefits he would have earned had he been granted the special leave to which he was entitled.


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