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SFLERP Call for National Board Nominations

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 info@sflerp.org noContinue Reading

SFLERP Hosts LR-ER Primer Training

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

SFLERP 44th Annual Symposium – Registration Open

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

NY/NJ Chapter Spring Conference June 7

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

Hampton Roads Chapter Training June 29-30

Thursday, June 29–Friday, June 30, 2017 Sorry, registration is closed. Location: Dry Dock Club, Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, VA Click here for Revised Draft Program The SFLERP Hampton Roads Chapter is sponsoring a two-day training on select topics within the Federal Labor-Management and Employee Relations arenas on Thursday, June 29 and Friday, June 30, 2017, in Norfolk, VA.Continue Reading

Howard Friedman: Recipient of SFLERP Lifetime Achievement Award

During the recent SFLERP Symposium, the Board presented the Society’s Lifetime Achievement Award to Howard Friedman, President of NTEU Chapter 245 at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office.  The award is presented annually to a member of the Society who has made outstanding contributions to the Federal labor management relations program and dedicated service toContinue Reading

SFLERP Presents Margery Gootnick Cooperation Award

This year the Society’s Board of Directors presented the Labor-Management Cooperation Award to NFFE Local 251 and the USDA Forest Service, Alaska Region.  The award is named in honor of longtime SFLERP Board member and Arbitrator Margery Gootnick who spearheaded the establishment of the award as a way to recognize successful cooperative labor relations inContinue Reading

Center for ADR Hosts Conference June 14-16

The Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution is hosting its 30th Anniversary Conference at Martin’s Crosswinds in Greenbelt, MD, on June 15-16, 2017.  Pre-Conference workshops are being held on June 14.  The theme this year is Managing Conflict and Removing Barriers to Collaborative Decision Making.  Click here to access the Registration Form.  Click here for theContinue Reading

DC Chapter Next Meeting: Tuesday, Sept. 19

The Society’s DC Chapter will hold its next lunch meeting on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 12:00pm.  Information about speaker and topic will be available later in the summer. There are no meeting in July and August. The chapter meets at the Headquarters of the Federal Mediation & Conciliation Service, One Independence Square, 250 E Street,Continue Reading

SFLERP National Election Ballots Mailed!

The Society is conducting elections for its national Board of Directors.  Members in good standing were mailed the official ballot earlier this month.  Please return your ballot by Friday, September 30, 2016. If you are a member in good standing of the Society and did not receive a ballot in the mail, please email usContinue Reading

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