Synopsis By: Lurie - Proceeding Author: Chris Alexander, Garry Drummond, Joe Gordon, Marvin F. Hill Jr., Mary Tinsman, Jim Weel, Gary Yingst

The parties have incorporated mechanisms for intervention by special panels where they have encountered difficulty in the implementation of particular contract language. These have included a Sick Leave Harassment Panel, and reduction in force and seniority protest panels. In this panel discussion, the participants discuss their perceptions of the advantages and disadvantages of the arrangements.