NLRB General Counsel Issues Clarification Memo on Duty of Fair Representation

On March 26, 2019, the NLRB General Counsel issued more instructions regarding a union’s Section 8(b)(1)(A) Duty of Fair Representation. Local unions need to be careful. “In circumstances where a union has lost track or forgotten about a grievance, ‘mere negligence’ ordinarily will not excuse the union unless it can show that it was following…

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NJ State Postal Workers Union Shop Steward Training Seminar – March 1, 2019

Via Bill Lewis, President – New Jersey State Postal Workers Union I am pleased to announce that the New Jersey State Postal Workers Union will be sponsoring a Shop Steward Training Seminar to be held on March 1 2019, I would like to extend an invitation to any one who would like to attend. Shop…

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Postal Labor Unions Summer School (PLUSS) – June 8 – 13

Now is the perfect time to plan your trip to West Virginia for this year’s session of the Postal Labor Unions Summer School, June 8 – 13. Classes this year will include Handbooks & Manuals, Step II/Interviews as Evidence, Defense v. Discipline, Advanced Issues and Grievance Applications, Challenges for the Labor Movement and Steward Training…

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