Citation Number Issuance Number Issuance Date Case Number Arbitrator
68 FLRA 492 83 April 22, 2015 BN-CA-10-0552

United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Prisons, Federal Correctional Institution Ray Brook, Ray Brook, New York (Respondent/Agency) and American Federation of Government Employees, Local 3882 (Charging Party/Union)

68 FLRA 481 82 April 21, 2015 DE-CO-11-0278

American Federation of Government Employees, Local 2192, AFL-CIO (Respondent) and Janice M. Tribbett, An Individual (Charging Party)

68 FLRA 477 81 April 20, 2015 0-AR-4999 Torres

American Federation of Government Employees, Local 511 (Union) and United States Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Office of Financial Management (Agency)

 The Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) is pleased to announce that on April 13, 2015, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate FLRA Chairman Carol Waller Pope to serve an additional term as Chairman.  In making the nomination, President Obama cited Chairman Pope’s “depth of experience” and her “tremendous dedication” to her important role.  The White House’s full announcement can be found here.  For the full announcement, click here.  

The Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) is pleased to announce that today it launched the final phase of its initiative to make electronic filing or “eFiling” available to parties in cases before the FLRA.  Parties may now electronically file case documents in unfair labor practice (ULP) cases before the FLRA’s Office of Administrative Law Judges (OALJ) online using the FLRA’s eFiling system.  The documents that may be eFiled include answers to complaints, motions, briefs, pre-hearing disclosures, stipulations, and “any other documents as permitted by the eFiling system for the [OALJ].” 5 C.F.R. § 2429.24(f)(15).  A Guide to Filing an OALJ Pleading Using the FLRA’s eFiling System is available here.  For the full announcement, click here.  

Carol Waller Pope, Chairman of the Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA), has appointed Betty Bolden, May Baptista, John C. Sullivan, and Shawn Hooper as members of the Foreign Service Impasse Disputes Panel (Foreign Service Panel).  Mary Jacksteit – who also currently serves as the Chairman of the Federal Service Impasses Panel (FSIP) – continues to serve as Chairman of the Foreign Service Panel.  Chairman Pope stated that she was pleased to appoint such highly qualified individuals.  For the full announcement, click here.