File 2: ALJ's Decision

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Office of Administrative Law Judges

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY
BORDER AND TRANSPORTATION SECURITY
DIRECTORATE BUREAU OF IMMIGRATION
AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT
PHILADELPHIA DISTRICT
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA
Respondent

and

AMERICAN FEDERATION
OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES
LOCAL 2012
Charging Party

Case No. BN-CA-04-0463

Gerald M. Greene
For the General Counsel

DeWayne Wicks
For the Respondent

Ivan LeBron
For the Charging Party

Before: PAUL B. LANG
Administrative Law Judge

DECISION ON MOTION FOR
SUMMARY JUDGMENT

Statement of the Case

      On July 6, 2004, the American Federation of Government Employees, Local 2012 (Union) filed an unfair labor practice charge against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Border and Transportation Security Directorate, Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Philadelphia District, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Respondent). On October 29, 2004, the Regional Director of the Boston Region of the Federal Labor Relations Authority (Authority) issued a Complaint and Notice of Hearing in which it was alleged that the Respondent committed an unfair labor practice in violation of §§7121, 7122 and 7116(a)(1) and (8) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (Stat