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U of T wins arbitration against teaching-assistant union

July 7, 2015

The Globe and Mail | July 7, 2015

The University of Toronto has won a labour-arbitration case against its teaching-assistant union, in a decision that centred on the issue that was at the heart of this spring’s month-long strike by 6,000 TAs at the university. Arbitrator William Kaplan ruled that the university does not have to guarantee each of its graduate students a set amount of new funding as the union had argued throughout. Read More