On September 29, 2017, President Trump issued an Executive Order revoking Barack Obama’s Executive Order creating Labor-Management Forums in the Federal sector. Click here to read the Executive Order.
Abbott, Kiko and DuBester Nominated As Members of the FLRA President Donald J. Trump announced his intent to nominate James Thomas Abbott and Colleen Kiko to serve as Members of the Authority – the FLRA’s three-Member decisional component. He also announced his intent to re-nominate Ernest DuBester to serve a third consecutive term as a memberContinue Reading
The Society’s West Coast Chapter will hold its next lunchtime VIRTUAL MEETING on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, at 12:00PM (PST)/9:00AM (EST). The meeting format will be an open discussion facilitated by Commissioner Valerie Harragin from the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS). Topic: OMB Reform Plans, the upcoming government reorganization efforts and how to work together, neutrals, labor and management toContinue Reading
The Basic LR-ER training scheduled for September 26-29 is sold out. We’re sorry we are not able to accommodate any more participants.
President Nominates Members to the FSIP President Donald J. Trump announced his intent to appoint Mark Anthony Carter, Andrea Fischer Newman, David R. Osborne, Karen M. Czarnecki, Donald Todd, Jonathan Riches, and F. Vincent Vernuccio as Members of the Federal Service Impasses Panel (FSIP). Mark Anthony Carter will serve as Panel Chairman. The Panel Chairman andContinue Reading
FLRA Chairman Appoints Foreign Service Impasse Disputes Panel Patrick Pizzella, Acting Chairman of the FLRA, in his capacity as Acting Chairperson of the Foreign Service Labor Relations Board, announces the following appointments to the Foreign Service Impasse Disputes Panel (Foreign Service Panel): Mark Anthony Carter, of West Virginia, will serve as the Chair and FederalContinue Reading
The Society is seeking nominations for the positions of President (Labor), First Vice-President (Neutral), and Second Vice-President (Management) as well as three vacancies for general Board slots from each of the member constituencies (labor, management, neutral). Members in good standing interested in running to fill a vacancy should submit a brief bio to firstname.lastname@example.org noContinue Reading
September 26-29, 2017 Alexandria, Virginia Program and Information Register HERE The Society is sponsoring two intensive training opportunities on Federal Labor and Employee Relations to be held September 26-29, 2017, at a location to be announced in Alexandria, VA. (The exact location will be provided in the email confirmation.) A Primer: Federal Labor Relations willContinue Reading
Thursday, May 18 – Friday, May 19, 2017 Hilton Crystal City Hotel 2399 Jefferson Davis Highway Arlington, VA 22202 Click here for Preliminary Program Click here for Registration Form Register Now! The Society’s 44th Annual Symposium will explore the latest developments in Federal sector labor-management and employee relations and provide hands-on training on implementing the FederalContinue Reading
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 Ted Weiss Federal Building 290 Broadway, PP 30th Floor New York City Click here for Chapter Registration Form Click here for Chapter Conference Announcement The SFLERP New York/New Jersey Chapter is sponsoring its annual Spring Conference on several speakers and topics of interest to the Federal labor-management and employee relations community.Continue Reading