The Globe and Mail wants its management to have the right to assign editorial employees to write and edit advertorial copy as part of their regular duties, the union said in a bargaining update.

By Tamara Baluja, Associate Editor

The Globe and Mail wants its management to have the right to assign editorial employees to write and edit advertorial copy as part of their regular duties, according to this union bulletin. 

The following is the opening proposals from both management and the union's side. Bargaining resumes on May 20. 

Both sides have said they will not talk about the proposals. 

Tamara Baluja is an award-winning journalist with CBC Vancouver and the 2018 Michener-Deacon fellow for journalism education. She was the associate editor for J-Source from 2013-2014.