Duty of Fair Representation

Individual officers may not bring grievances against a Police Services Board. However, arbitral jurisprudence to date has allowed individual officers to bring a “duty of fair representation” (DFR) grievance against a Police Association.

Query Results
Classification Award # Award Date Arbitrator Municipality
Jurisdiction   Appointment of arbitrator - Whether arbitrator hearing duty of fair representation complaint has jurisdiction to award costs - Police Services Act expressly stating each party to bear its own costs - Complainant a “party” - PSA expressly stating Arbitration Act, 1991 not applicable to arbitrations conducted under “this part” - Arbitration of unfair representation complaint following a s. 124 appointment is an arbitration under “this part” - No jurisdiction to award costs.
See Also: Jurisdiction, Remedies, Complaints
Download PDF file 11-009 05/31/2011 Snow, H. Toronto

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