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Published on November 11, 2009 2:57 PM by dbo.

For reference for the last post and future articles on the Collective Bargaining Agreement, I have posted links to the past two CFL CBA‘s on the new CBA page.

The Collective Agreement covers, among other things:

  • the standard CFL player contract
  • arbitration
  • number of games and time between games
  • training camp length, hours and pay; pre-season compensation
  • All-Star game and CFLPA awards and golf tournament
  • minimum compensation
  • definition of a veteran player
  • post-season compensation
  • pension plan, medical and life insurance
  • roster sizes, negotiations lists, disabled lists, retired lists and roster restrictions
  • equalization and expansion drafts
  • practice rosters
  • CFLPA dues
  • fines
  • injury grievances
  • travel allowance and moving expenses
  • substance abuse policy
  • miscellaneous benefits (tickets to home games) and rules

Of interest is Appendix “F”, Notice to Player Being Placed on Nine Game Injury List, which clearly requires a player or player representative to sign the document to acknowledge receipt of the document.


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Current CFL Collective Agreement was published on November 11, 2009 2:57 PM by dbo.

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