Tag: Labor Relations

Union Gets ‘Significant Decision’ In Bid To Contest A-76 Award

Filed in News by on April 13, 2005 Comments

NAATS given hope by dispute resolution office in its bid to challenge results of A-76 competition won by Lockheed Martin…

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Setting the Record Straight

Filed in News by on April 6, 2005 Comments

This is our response to an anonymous comment from a reader who says the author incorrectly characterized an allegation he was in a bar fight.

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More HR Changes in Government: Twilight Time for OPM?

Filed in News by on March 28, 2005 Comments

The early 20th century structure of the federal government is changing rapidly. Will OPM eventually disappear as a separate agency?

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Calling All Lawyers!

Filed in News by on March 24, 2005 Comments

The MSPB says there is confusion in court decisions as to when it can accept a case in certain types of cases and invites the court to resolve the confusion. A dissenting opinion concludes there is no confusion.

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Trial By Written Brief Can Prolong The Agony

Filed in News by on March 17, 2005 Comments

A decision of the FDIC to remove an employee during a RIF is appealed and the court concludes the MSPB did not properly consider all evidence in the case. The case is remanded back to the MSPB

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Politics in Action: Putting the Slow Squeeze on Federal Unions

Filed in News by on March 15, 2005 Comments

The Office of Personnel Management now reports on time and money spent on behalf of federal employee representatives who receive “official time”

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Unions Beginning PR Campaign Against Personnel Reforms

Filed in News by on February 18, 2005 Comments

Unions are beginning their public relations campaigns against proposed personnel management reforms.

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“Collective Begging” Returning to Federal Labor Relations Program?

Filed in News by on February 11, 2005 Comments

The new personnel system for the Department of Defense will look much different and result in much less participation by unions in day-to-day affairs of the agency

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