This is to advise that we have finally received confirmation of date form FSCO regarding the outstanding pension matters before the tribunal.
The hearing dates are as follows.
April 11, 14, 15 and 16, 2014;
April 28, 2014 as being held in reserve
Despite our best efforts these dates are confirmed we would have wanted them earlier but it is not in our control, the tribunal dictates the dates. We will continue to update the membership as information becomes available.
Navistar refuses to bargain a closure agreement with the union until the pension matters have been decided by the tribunal these hearings deal with the company’s appeal following the decision of the superintendent of pensions you will recall that the superintendent of pensions decision did support the unions submission.