A New Prosecutor in Town

November 16, 2006 7:46 AM

There appears to be a significant change in direction at the Federal Labor Relations Authority. Federal agencies may like the new approach.

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The FLRA General Counsel’s New ULP Settlement Policy: Questions and Practical Advice

November 3, 2006 8:04 AM

A new policy has been issued regarding the settlement of unfair labor practice (ULP) allegations against federal agencies. In this article, the author discusses questions raised by the new policy and offers practical advice to agencies when a ULP is filed.

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What Factors Make A Good Labor Relations Program?

April 21, 2006 7:48 AM

What factors are necessary to have a good, effective labor relations program in a federal agency? Here are some criteria.

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It’s An Election Year: Health Benefits for Some New Retirees May Change; Future of Some Agencies on the Line

March 23, 2006 8:08 AM

It’s an election year. Here are several proposals that have been made that would impact the civil service structure and the benefits of some current federal employees.

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Sometimes Nice "Guys" Finish First

December 21, 2005 8:41 AM

Colleen Duffy Kiko has been appointed as the new General Counsel for the FLRA.

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No Blood, No Foul, No Unfair Labor Practice

Political battle arises over the creation of the Department of Homeland Security but this recent decision from the FLRA may give the Administration ammunition in its argument that the current program isn’t efficient or effective.

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