In “Arbitrator accepts Canada Post’s proposal for defined-contribution plan for rural workers” Alicja Siekierska, The Globe and Mail, reports on ongoing developments in the negotiations between Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW).  The article discusses the possible impact that the decision by Arbitrator Michel Picher (in a case involving Canada Post and a different union, the Canadian Postmasters and Assistants Association) could have on the CUPW negotiations.