Constitution There shall be an Advisory Board for each trade covered by the Apprenticeship Agreement, consisting of two (2) representatives of the Industry; two (2) from the Union, one (1) representing the Vocational School and one (1) from the Apprenticeship and Industrial Training Branch.
Principles of Interpretation No inference in favor of or against any Party shall be drawn from the fact that such Party has drafted any part of this Second Amendment. The Parties participated substantially in the negotiation, drafting, and revision of this Second Amendment, with advice from legal and other counsel and advisers of their own selection. A word, term or phrase defined in this Second Amendment may be used in the singular, plural, past tense or future tense, regardless of how it is defined, all in accordance with ordinary principles of English grammar, which shall govern all language in this Second Amendment. The words “include” and “including” in this Second Amendment shall be construed to be followed by the words: “without limitation.” Each collective noun in this Second Amendment shall be interpreted as if followed by the words “(or any part of it),” except where the context clearly requires otherwise. Every reference to any document, including the Agreement, refers to such document, as modified from time to time (excepting any modification that violates the Agreement), and includes all exhibits, schedules, addenda and riders to such document. The word “or” in this Second Amendment includes the word “and,” except where the context clearly requires otherwise. Every reference to a law, statute, regulation, order, form or similar governmental requirement in this Second Amendment refers to each such requirement as amended, modified, renumbered, superseded or succeeded, from time to time.
Legislative Changes If the premium paid by the Employer for any employee benefit stipulated in this Agreement is reduced as a result of any legislative or other action, by the Government of British Columbia, the amount of the saving shall be used to increase other benefits available to the employees, as may be mutually agreed to between the Parties.
LEGISLATIVE CHANGE 1. In this article, “legislation” means any new or amended statute, regulation, Minister’s Order, or Order in Council which arises during the term of the Collective Agreement or subsequent bridging period.
Interpretation Nothing herein contained shall be deemed to require the Trust or the Fund to take any action contrary to the Trust’s Declaration of Trust or Bylaws, or any applicable statutory or regulatory requirement to which it is subject or by which it is bound, or to relieve or deprive the Trust’s Board of Trustees of its responsibility for and control of the conduct of the affairs of the Trust or the Fund.
Introduction To encourage the Executive to remain an employee of the Company, the Company is willing to provide salary continuation benefits to the Executive. The Company will pay the benefits from its general assets.
Construction and Interpretation Should any provision of this Agreement require judicial interpretation, the parties hereto agree that the court interpreting or construing the same shall not apply a presumption that the terms hereof shall be more strictly construed against one party by reason of the rule of construction that a document is to be more strictly construed against the party that itself, or through its agent, prepared the same, and it is expressly agreed and acknowledged that Company and Executive and each of his and its representatives, legal and otherwise, have participated in the preparation hereof.