Synopsis By: Dissen - Proceeding Author: Lewis M. Gill

After brief discussion of the role of the spouse before, during and after the hearing, Gill comments on a miscellany of topics. Considered first is the function and purpose of the Academy, and, more particularly, the annual meeting, which Gill regards as the most important function of the Academy. The author additionally comments on improvements in grievance arbitration procedure, expediting acceptance of new arbitrators, arbitration of new contract terms, and the proliferation of public sector arbitration.