Report | Unions and Labor Standards

First-Contract Arbitration Facts: The Canadian Experience

Issue Brief #256

 Download PDF

Share this page:

Canada’s use of arbitration to resolve negotiations of a first contract in a newly unionized workplace can teach us a lot about how the process could work in the United States. Read this Issue Brief for answers to some common questions about first-contract arbitrations.


See related work on Unions and Labor Standards

See more work by Ross Eisenbrey and Patrick Eagan-Van Meter