FLRA Provides Notice of Publication of Its Decisions In Bound Volume No. 65 (August 31, 2011)

The Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) is pleased to announce that it has prepared for publication by the Government Printing Office (GPO) its 65th bound volume of decisions. Publishing decisions in bound volumes is yet another way in which the FLRA makes Authority case law available to its customers. Authority decisions and decisions of the Federal Service Impasses Panel are also available -- and searchable -- soon after issuance on the FLRA’s website decisions page: 

FLRA Regional Director Appointed (August 24, 2011)

The Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Philip T. Roberts as Regional Director of the FLRA's Boston Regional Office.  Mr. Roberts will be responsible for management of personnel and operations relating to the investigation, analysis, resolution, and litigation of unfair labor practice cases.

FLRA Provides Notice of Publication of Its Decisions In Bound Volume No. 64 (August 5, 2011)

The Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) is pleased to announce that it has prepared for publication by the Government Printing Office its 64th bound volume of decisions. Publishing decisions in bound volumes is yet another way in which the FLRA makes Authority case law available to its customers. Authority decisions and decisions of the Federal Service Impasses Panel are also available -- and searchable -- soon after issuance on the FLRA’s website decisions page at: 

FLRA Office of General Counsel Announces Results of TSA Runoff Election (June 23, 2011)

Employees of the Transportation Security Administration have voted on the question of union representation, in a nationwide runoff election conducted by the Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA). Because the first election, which was completed on April 20, 2011, resulted in none of the choices receiving a majority of the votes cast, a runoff election was held between the two choices receiving the highest votes -- the American Federation of Government Employees, AFL-CIO, and the National Treasury Employees Union.
 

FLRA Announces July Training Programs in Washington, DC (June 14, 2011)

The Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) announced today two FLRA training programs being offered in July. The first program is a FLRA case law update covering the most significant Authority decisions in 2010 and 2011. The 3-hour training program is offered twice on Tuesday, July 12, in a morning and afternoon session. The second program is the FLRA’s comprehensive 2-day arbitration training program, and is offered on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 26-27. The arbitration training programs

FLRA Significantly Enhances Ability to Research Authority Decisions (June 6, 2011)

The Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) is pleased to announce that it has added significant enhancements to its tools for researching Authority decisions on the FLRA's website at: www.flra.gov/authority_decisions.  The enhanced tools highlight the availability of a Quick Search feature, as well as Additional Search Options.

FLRA General Counsel Announces Electronic Notice Posting Guidance (May 31, 2011)

In Guidance made public and issued today to Regional Directors, Julia Akins Clark, General Counsel of the Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA), announced that the Office of the General Counsel (OGC) will seek the electronic posting of notices as part of the remedy for unfair labor practice (ULP) cases where the Federal agency or union respondent customarily communicates with bargai

FLRA Office of General Counsel Announces Web-Based Interactive Training on Executive Order 13522 (May 18, 2011)

The Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA), Office of General Counsel (OGC) is pleased to announce that its web-based interactive training on Executive Order 13522, Creating Labor-Management Forums to Improve Delivery of Government Services, is now available on-line. According to FLRA General Counsel, Julia Akins Clark, “The training course is intended to educate Federal employees, and management and union representatives, on the opportunities presented by the Executive Order, and to motivate and

Office of the General Counsel Announces Additional 2011 Statutory Training Dates (May 11, 2011)

The Office of General Counsel (OGC) of the Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) periodically offers Basic and Advanced training to the public regarding the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute). According to General Counsel Julia Akins Clark, “OGC’s Statutory Training courses offer federal employees, and union and management representatives, practical information they need to better understand their rights and fulfill their responsibilities under the Statute.” 

FLRA Regional Director Peter Sutton Honored at ABA Luncheon

On May 9, 2011, Federal labor and employment law attorneys were hosted by the ABA Labor and Employment Law Section at the Section’s annual Salute to Government Attorneys luncheon held at the NLRB. The FLRA’s Chicago Regional Director, Peter Sutton, who was selected as the Federal Labor and Employment Lawyer of the Year, was the honored guest at the luncheon. General Counsel Julie Clark and Chairman Carol Waller Pope provided introductory remarks before Peter spoke to the attendees.