Collective Bargaining Agreement
The current Collective Bargaining Agreement between the CFL and CFLPA was ratified June 13, 2014. The agreement lasts five years through the 2018 season, expiring the day before the 2019 training camp starts.
CFL–CFLPA Collective Agreement 2014 (pdf) Includes Appendices A, B, C, D courtesy reader Lee Boyko.
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For reference, here are copies of the previous CBA’s.
- CFL–CFLPA Collective Agreement 2010 (pdf) Includes Appendix A - Standard Player Contract (original source)
- CFL–CFLPA Policy to Prevent the Use of Performance Enhancing Drugs (pdf) (original source)
- CFL–CFLPA Collective Agreement 2006 (pdf) (original source)
- CFL–CFLPA Collective Agreement 2002 (pdf) (original source)
The following appendices have been provided by anonymous benefactors of CFLdb (Note: these are the appendices included with the 2006 CBA and are not the most current documents as passed by the Board of Governors):
These are not current documents, and like all things on CFLdb are provided for informational and entertainment purposes only.
- Appendix B - Expansion League Support (pdf) (2002 expansion draft rules)
- Appendix E - Part 1 - CFL By-laws (pdf)
- Appendix E - Part 2 - CFL Constitution (pdf)
- Appendix E - Part 3 - CFL Regulations (pdf)
- Appendix I - Practice Agreement (pdf)
The book International sports law and business, Volume 1 includes case law from a few CFL franchise vs. player lawsuits along with other Canadian football legal discussions.