Master Agreement Between the Government of the Province of Alberta and the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees
LETTER OF UNDERSTANDING #9LEGAL INDEMNIFICATION
THE CROWN IN RIGHT OF ALBERTA(The Employer)
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THE ALBERTA UNION OF PROVINCIAL EMPLOYEES(The Union)
Pursuant to section 2 of Order in Council 668/92 and the approval of Treasury Board, Her Majesty Queen in right of Alberta, subject to the terms and conditions applicable to indemnities under Section 1 of Order in Council 669/92 as amended from time to time, agrees to indemnify the following persons and their heirs and legal representatives:
Employees of the Crown, for acts undertaken in the course of their employment or at the request of the Crown; and
Former Employees of the Crown, for acts undertaken in the course of their employment or undertaken during or after the employment at the request of the Crown;
against all costs, charges and expense, including amounts paid to settle actions or satisfy judgements reasonably incurred by them in respect of civil, criminal or administrative actions or proceedings to which they are made a party by reason of having acted in the course of their employment or at the request of the Crown.
Any difference arising out of the interpretation, application, operation or any contravention or alleged contravention of the Letter of Understanding shall be fully subject to the Grievance Procedure described at Article 29 up to and including Level 3 – Arbitration.
Dated this 27th day of January, 2022.