Tag: FLRA

What Happens Next in Federal Labor Relations Under a New President?

November 18, 2020 9:33 AM

The author looks at what changes are likely to take place in federal labor relations under a new administration.

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FLRA: Immigration Judges are Management Officials

November 4, 2020 12:14 PM
FLRA: Immigration Judges are Management Officials

The FLRA has concluded that immigration judges are management officials and should not be in a bargaining unit represented by a federal employee union.

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The Swing of the Pendulum

October 27, 2020 1:52 PM
The Swing of the Pendulum

Labor relations laws change depending on the administration in power. The author looks at how rules governing unions have changed since the 90s.

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Creating a New Class of Federal Employees

October 22, 2020 9:52 AM , Updated October 26, 2020 8:26 AM

A new executive order has been issued creating a new hiring schedule to make make it faster and easier to hire and fire some federal employees.

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Zipper Clauses and Federal Employee Unions

October 13, 2020 7:07 AM
Zipper Clauses and Federal Employee Unions

The FLRA has issued a policy statement that a zipper clause in a federal union agreement is a required subject of bargaining.

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Federal Employee Unions’ Bargaining Must Avoid Trivia

October 2, 2020 3:53 PM
Federal Employee Unions’ Bargaining Must Avoid Trivia

The FLRA has issued a decision to require bargaining only on topics with a substantial impact on working conditions for federal employees.

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Freedom from Union Dues for Some Federal Employees

Freedom from Union Dues for Some Federal Employees

The FLRA has published a rule giving federal employees more leeway in canceling the withholding of union dues

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Court of Appeals Overturns FLRA on Bargaining Issue

June 9, 2020 6:13 PM , Updated August 28, 2020 3:42 PM
Court of Appeals Overturns FLRA on Bargaining Issue

A Court of Appeals has expanded the scope of bargaining in the federal government by overturning a decision of the FLRA.

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Video Technology at the FLRA

June 7, 2020 11:21 AM

The FLRA is using videoconferencing on a limited basis but it may be useful on a broader scale.

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Zipper Clauses, Unions and Lawsuits

April 6, 2020 11:48 AM
Zipper Clauses, Unions and Lawsuits

FLRA is seeking comments on whether a “zipper clause” is a required bargaining topic; AFGE has sued FLRA and FSIP seeking Senate confirmation of FSIP members.

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