Preparing for Grievance Arbitration
Date: Friday, January 31, 2014
Format: Live Webinar
Duration: 90 minutes
1:00 PM-2:30 PM Eastern
12:00 PM-1:30 PM Central
11:00 AM-12:30 PM Mountain
10:00 AM-11:30 AM Pacific
Preparing for grievance arbitration is different from preparing for other types of hearings. Experienced arbitrators and advocates will address how the parties’ collective bargaining agreement governs the structure of an arbitration hearing. Included among topics to be covered are:
- How does preparing for contract interpretation arbitration differ from preparing for discipline arbitration?
- Do the seven tests of just cause make arbitrators groan?
- Do you really have a past practice?
- When is hearsay admissible?
- Circumstantial Evidence – How convincing is it?
- Corroborating Evidence – Is less sometimes more?
Learn from the experts how to make a more effective case at your next arbitration.
Andrew H. Baker
Beeson, Tayer & Bodine, APC
Stephen J. Hirschfeld
HIRSCHFELD KRAEMER LLP
San Francisco, CA
Homer C. La Rue
Arbitrator and Mediator
La Rue Dispute Resolution Svcs.
Susan Grody Ruben (Moderator)
Labor & Employment Arbitrator/Mediator
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