Synopsis By: Marx - Proceeding Author: James P. Kurtz, William P. Murphy

An annual report of the Academy’s Committee on Law and Legislation, including a review of 500 Federal appellate level cases relating to the labor-management arbitral process and enforcement of contractual rights under Section 301 of the Labor-Management Relations Act. Included are sections on Supreme Court decisions; enforcement of the right to arbitrate; conduct of arbitration and enforcement of awards; specialized court actions; arbitration and the NLRB; and the public sector and arbitration.