National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

In response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s (TRC) Call to Action number 80, the federal government has established September 30th as the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. All federal government employees and federally regulated workplaces are given a statutory...

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Mandatory Vaccination Policy

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

On September 28th 2021, the Prime Minister confirmed that a mandatory vaccination policy for federal public servants will be forthcoming.

As we’ve indicated previously, the Association of Justice Counsel (AJC) supports the broadest possible vaccination of Canadians to combat...

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AJC’s Position on Mandatory Vaccinations

Monday, August 16, 2021

On August 13, 2021, the Federal Government announced a policy of mandatory vaccination for public servants.

The Association of Justice Counsel (AJC) supports the broadest possible vaccination of Canadians to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, a serious threat to public health which has seen 1....

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Management Leave Update

Friday, August 6, 2021

We would like to begin by expressing our appreciation for the patience that many of you have displayed as we continue to work vigorously to address and balance the concerns raised over the years with management leave.  You will recall that as part of the last collective bargaining process, the...

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The 2020 Membership Survey Results Are In!

Thursday, March 4, 2021

The results are in from the 2020 Membership Survey. We’d like to thank all the participating AJC members; you are helping to chart the future of your association.  Here’s a summary of what we learned from your responses.

We’ve learned that the majority of the membership is generally...

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AJC GUIDANCE TO MEMBERS ON HEALTH AND SAFETY IN COURTS AND TRIBUNALS

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

The AJC continues to put your health, safety and well-being at the core of all that we do.  We and other provincial public service unions have put on a united front by advocating for your and the Canadian public’s health and safety interests in Courts and Tribunals across the country. 

We...

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Renewal of the Public Service Health Care Plan (PSHCP)

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

The AJC joins other federal public service unions and the National Association of Federal Retirees to demand that Treasury Board immediately begin negotiations to update and strengthen the Public Service Health Care Plan (PSHCP).

The PHSCP, which covers most federal public service workers...

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Ontario stay-at-home order and the courts

Friday, January 15, 2021

The AJC continues to put your health, safety and well-being at the core of all that we do, especially now that we are in the midst of a worsening second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.

As further restrictions are imposed to help reduce the burden on our healthcare system and lower the...

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IMPORTANT COVID-19 UPDATES

Thursday, January 7, 2021

As Covid-19 infections continue to rise across the country, provinces are imposing strict lockdowns and closures affecting parents with school age children. Many members are questioning what options they have if they cannot simultaneously fulfill their caregiving responsibilities and obligations...

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