• Cabinet Order Imposes Mou On School Boards and Unions
  • January 16, 2013 | Authors: Kate Dearden; Kate Dearden; Eric M. Roher; Eric M. Roher; Robert Weir; Robert Weir
  • Law Firm: Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Toronto Office
  • Acting on the advice of the Minister of Education, the Lieutenant Governor in Council (i.e. the Ontario Cabinet) issued an order under subsection 9(2) of the Putting Students First Act (“PSFA” or “Bill 115”) on January 2, 2013 (the “Order in Council”). The Order in Council imposes the terms of the Memorandum of Understanding entered into on July 5, 2012 (“MOU”) between the Government and Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association (“OECTA”) on school boards and unions across Ontario.