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IMPORTANT NOTICE The 2013 Raiding Period is Here – BE PREPARED

What is the “Raiding Period”?
Once every three years, the labour law in Ontario allows for a three month “Raiding Period.” Basically, during this three month Raiding Period, representatives of some unions attempt to increase their membership by “raiding” the members of other unions.