December 05, 2012

On behalf of the Canadian Association of Labour Lawyers / Association candienne des avocats du movement syndical, we’re writing to invite you to meet with  Mr. Alirio Uribe on Monday December 10.

Mr. Uribe will be meeting with a smaller group of interested labour lawyers and trade unionists at the offices of Koskie Minky LLP from 4:15 to 5:15 pm, 20 Queen Street West, Toronto Suite 900. Refreshments will be served. Following this meeting, Mr. Uribe will be meeting with Human Rights Watch at the Law Society of Upper Canada from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. We invite you to attend one or both events.

Mr. Uribe is an internationally-renowned human rights and labour lawyer,. CALL/ACAMS has long supported work done by Mr. Uribe and his lawyers collective, CAJAR ( and in press (

If you would like more information please contact: Simon Archer (Koskie Minsky LLP),, +1 416-595-2267 or Emmanuelle Audet or Pascal Paradis (Avocats Sans Frontieres),,, +1 418-907-2607.




November 05, 2012

Click on the following link to view a copy of correspondance addressed to the Standing Committee on Finance.

JD-let-Standing Committee on Finance and Brief 2012-10-19

November 05, 2012
The 2013 Canadian Association of Labour Lawyers / Association Canadienne des Avocats du Mouvement Syndical (CALL / ACAMS) will be held from Thursday, June 6 through Sunday June 9 inclusive in Banff, Alberta.

Further details concerning the agenda and the events will follow as soon as possible.
Please mark your calendars. 



May 28, 2012

Are you interested in the international work of CALL-ACAMS? The International Labour Rights Committee (ILRC) invites CALL-ACAMS members who would like to join the ILRC to complete the member survey/membership form, which sets out the ILRC's mission statement and will allow us to inventory the skills and experience of ILRC members. For current ILRC members who filled out a survey previously, please send us any updated information if there has been any change.

You are also invited to attend the ILRC meeting at the CALL-ACAMS conference in Quebec City. The meeting is scheduled for Friday, June 15, at 4:30 p.m. (check the conference program for further details). There will be an election for Executive Committee members this year, since elections are biennial and were held in 2010. 

Completed surveys can be returned to the ILRC at the Quebec City conference or by e-mail to


May 25, 2012

A copy of correspondence forwarded to Premier Charest re: Bill 78

     Bill 78 - Quebec

     Loi 78 - Quebec