Cable & Telecom

MTS pension lawsuit may go to Supreme Court

WINNIPEG – A group of MTS Allstream pensioners will ask the Supreme Court to overturn a recent Manitoba Court of Appeal decision that sided with the company in a lawsuit regarding one of its pension plans. As reported, this litigation was launched by a group of unions and retirees around the disposition of a $43-million pension surplus that existed when the company was sold to the public in an equity offering in 1997.  MTS appealed the original court decision issued on January 19, 2010 and the Manitoba Court of Appeal ruled in its favour in February. The company said Tuesday...

Our industry and COVID-19

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