MEDIA NOTE: Union leaders hold press conference on bill

MEDIA NOTE: Union leaders hold press conference on bill


TORONTO, Nov. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Ontario Federation of Labor (OFL) and union leaders from the coalition that launched the charter action against Bill 124 will hold a press conference on the court’s decision.

The Ontario Supreme Court has thrown out Bill 124 in its entirety on the grounds that it violates basic constitutional rights to collective bargaining and strike action.

On Wednesday November 30th at 9:30 am Patty Coates, OFL President, will be joined by union leaders to mark this important victory.

Date: Wednesday 30 November 2022

Time: 9:30 am

Location: Media Studio, Legislative Building, Room 149, Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON


  • Patty Coates, Ontario Confederation of Labor President
  • Fred Hahn, President, CUPE Ontario
  • Bernie Robinson, Interim President of the Ontario Nurses’ Association
  • Sharleen Stewart, President, SEIU Healthcare

For more information, please contact:
Melissa Palermo
Director of Communications
Labor Federation of Ontario
[email protected] l 416-894-3456



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