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Unlawful layoffs at B.C. college / Ottawa introduces TFWP changes
|Canadian Labour Reporter|Last Updated: 01/13/2014

Layoff notices at B.C. college violated contract

TERRACE, B.C. — A college in British Columbia is getting a lesson in following the rules.

After issuing layoff notices to its faculty in 2012, Northwest Community College — based in Terrace, B.C. — was found in violation of the collective agreement, arbitrator Rod Germaine ruled on Jan. 3.