Important Decisions

Below is a list of important decisions from the Federal Public Sector Labour Relations and Employment Board (FPSLREB), the Federal Court, the Federal Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court, or any other institution relevant to CIU members. This non-exhaustive list will be updated as new decisions are become available. If you cannot find the decision you are looking for, please use the links at the bottom of the page to access each institutions’ search engines.


FPSLREB Decisions

The following are decisions of the Federal Public Sector Labour Relations Board. Click on each link for more information (you will be redirected to the FPSLREB website).

2015 PSLREB 70 – Heyser v. Deputy Head (Department of Employment and Social Development) and Treasury Board (Department of Employment and Social Development)

  • Subject(s): Security clearance – Reliability status revocation – Qualification – Termination

2016 PSLREB 16 – Féthière v. Deputy Head (Royal Canadian Mounted Police)

  • Subject(s): Off-duty conduct – Marijuana use – Security clearance – Reliability status revocation –  Suspension – Termination

2016 PSLREB 19 – Public Service Alliance of Canada v. Treasury Board (Canada Border Services Agency)

  • Subject(s): Bargaining in good faith – Freeze period – Representation

2016 PSLREB 37 – Grant v. Deputy Head (Canada Border Services Agency)

  • Subject(s): Disguised disciplinary action – Jurisdiction – Reinstatement – Termination

2016 PSLREB 42 – Campbell v. Treasury Board (Correctional Service of Canada)

  • Subject(s): Continuing grievance – Mootness – Sick leave – Pattern of absences

2017 FPSLREB 32 – Legros v. Treasury Board (Canada Border Services Agency)

  • Subject(s): Age discrimination

2017 FPSLREB 37 – Bétournay v. Canada Revenue Agency

  • Subject(s): Breach of trust – Compensation – Disguised disciplinary action – Termination

2018 FPSLREB 18 – Frezza v. Deputy Head (Department of National Defence)

  • Subject(s): Bad faith – Disguised discipline

2018 FPSLREB 66 – Public Service Alliance of Canada v. Treasury Board (Canada Border Services Agency)

  • Subject(s): Labour relations – Unfair labour practice – Union activity – Wearing union shoelaces as bracelets and in hair