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    Featured: Chrysler shows creative side with employee art exhibit
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    The United Auto Workers and Chrysler recently sponsored 92 works of art created by 50 of the automaker's unionized and salaried employees for the 2013-14 Artists at Work Exhibition, the ninth such show, which recognizes the creative process required to make art and manufacture vehicles. Chrysler ...

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    Report: Fiat seeking $10B in financing to buy Chrysler
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    As Fiat looks to become the full owner of Chrysler, all it has standing in its way is the retiree trust of the United Auto Workers, which currently holds the remaining 41.5 per cent of the company as the result of the Pentastar's bankruptcy deal. The Detroit News is reporting that that Fiat is ...

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    Report: UAW urging Chrysler to sell shares to investors
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    The United Auto Workers union is pushing Chrysler to sell 16.6 per cent of its stock to investors in an attempt to establish the value of the shares. The UAW is currently locked in a lawsuit with Chrysler parent company Fiat over how much the Italian automaker should pay to buy shares from the ...

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    Report: Chrysler workers fired for drinking now back on job against automaker's wishes [w/video]
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    As much as Chrysler would like to "move on," it seems that the story of employees who drink on the job just refuses to die. The latest? According to Fox 2 News in Detroit, the 13 workers who were fired in 2010 after its cameras caught them drinking alcohol and smoking what looks to be marijuana ...

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    Report: UAW trust demands Fiat pay US$342M for Chrysler shares
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    Last month, we brought you the latest news in a rather tenuous ordeal between Fiat and the United Auto Workers over the future of the Italian automaker's stake in Chrysler. The union contended that Fiat failed to make an adequate offer for the 3.3 per cent stake that was sought. Fiat offered ...

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    Report: Marchionne gunning to unify Chrysler and Fiat by 2015
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    Sergio Marchionne, CEO of both Chrysler and Fiat, has stated that the planned unification of both companies will have to wait a little longer as the Italian automaker grapples with the European financial crisis. Marchionne has previously stated that the goal was to achieve unification as early as ...

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    Report: CAW reaches tentative agreement with Ford
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    After seeming to be at an impasse as late as this morning, the Canadian Autoworkers union and Ford have reached a tentative agreement with just hours to go before the CAW's work stoppage deadline. The deal that has been agreed upon will run for the next four years and cover around 4,500 Canadian ...

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    Report: Canadian Auto Workers vote to merge with rival to form 'super union'
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    How would you respond to the headline "No More Auto Workers Union"? Well, we'll likely be bidding goodbye to the Canadian Auto Workers Union, as the membership has agreed to merge with Canada's Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union. The Vancouver Sun is reporting that a unanimous vote of ...

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    Report: CAW making progress in drive to unionize Honda plant in Alliston, Ontario
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    Honda of Canada Manufacturing in Alliston, Ontario, is unique in providing an employee recreation centre with an NHL regulation-size hockey arena. But it could soon have another claim to notoriety: The first Japanese auto plant to go union. According to Ward's Auto, Canadian Auto Workers President ...

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    Report: Civil rights and labour groups urge Hyundai to fight Alabama immigration law
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    Hyundai, one of the largest employers in the American state of Alabama, has been urged by a group of 15 civil rights organizations and labour unions, including the United Auto Workers and NAACP, to help overturn Alabama's immigration law. The law was put into effect in September of 2011, and it ...

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