Union Media Releases

Canadian Performers ratify new Video Game Agreement between ACTRA and Game On Creative, Inc.

Canadian Performers ratify new Video Game Agreement between ACTRA and Game On Creative, Inc.

Canadian performers have ratified the terms of settlement reached between ACTRA and Game On Creative, Inc. with respect to the agreement covering performers engaged in video game production in Canada. The new agreement includes a three per cent increase to all rates in each year of the three-year Agreement and is retroactively in effect from January 1, 2021, to December 31, 2023.

Sarnia municipal workers give their union overwhelming strike mandate

Sarnia municipal workers give their union overwhelming strike mandate

Frontline workers for the City of Sarnia have given their union an overwhelming strike mandate in votes held over the past week. The workers, who are represented by CUPE Locals 153, 2713 and 3690 work for the City in public works, parks and recreation and as “inside” workers, respectively. Their combined average strike vote was 97 per cent in favour of taking strike action if necessary.