Name and Objectives

Section 1. Name

1.1   The name of this Local shall be: Canadian Union of Public — Employees, Local 1615 (Memorial University of Newfoundland).

Section 2. Objectives

2.1   The objectives of the Local are to:

  1. secure adequate remuneration for work performed and generally advance the economic and social welfare of all its members and all workers;
  2. support the Canadian Union of Public Employees in reaching the objectives set out in Article II of the CUPE Constitution;
  3. provide an opportunity for its members to influence and shape their future through free democratic trade unionism;
  4. encourage the settlement by negotiation and mediation of all disputes between the members and the employer.