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THE CFL Players’ Association Apply for Judicial Review of Williams’ Arbitration Decision

The CFL Players’ Association has reviewed the decision of Arbitrator E.E. Palmer, Q.C., in which he found that the contract between Chris Williams and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats was valid. While the CFLPA is respectful of the arbitration process, given the potential implications of this decision on all CFL Players, the CFLPA will be proceeding with […]


The CFL Players’ Association upset with Player Criticism

The CFL Players’ Association considers recent comments made by Edmonton Eskimos General Manager Ed Hervey to be both inappropriate, and contrary to the Collective Bargaining Agreement. The comments came in the wake of Edmonton’s 8th loss of the season on September 2nd , and publicly criticized a specific player.  “The Collective Bargaining Agreement clearly prohibits […]