2019 FEC Meeting Materials

2019 FEC Program Agenda

2019 FEC Host Committee Information

Members – Click here to Register ONLINE for the 2019 Fall Education Conference

 

 

2019 FEC Program Materials

 

Participant Bios

 

 

Participant Bios

 

 

 

Saturday, September 21, 2019

9:00 am – 10:15 am

Just Cause in the Wake of the “#MeToo” Movement

Just Cause in the Wake of the “#MeToo” Movement

 Why Workplace Sexual-Harassment Complaints Keep Climbing

Rise in Sexual Harassment Claims Has EEOC Looking for Answers

The Washington Post – The #MeToo Effect:  Sexual Harassment Charges with the EEOC Rose for the First Time in Years

The Washington Post – Fear and Panic in the H.R. Department as Sexual Harassment Allegations Multiply

The Washington Post – Why Sexual Harassment Training Doesn’t Stop Harassment

Select Task Force on the Study of Harassment in the Workplace

Sexual Harassment Charges – EEOC

Sexual Harassment of Women:  Climate, Culture and Consequences in Academic Sciences, Engineering and Medicine – Chapter 2

Sexual Harassment Quiz

Fire Station Scenario

Saturday, September 21, 2019

10:00 am – 11:45 am

What’s the Dope on Cannabis?

Canadian Cannabis Laws

Marijuana

National Drug Court THC Detection

What’s the Dope – Hypotheticals

Saturday, September 21, 2019

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Update on Recent U.S. Supreme Court Arbitration Decisions

Henry Schein Supreme Court Summary

Henry Schein, Ronald Mann Analysis

Lamps Plus Supreme Court Summary

Lamps Plus Charlotte Garden Analysis

New Prime and New Opportunities

New Prime and the Gig Economy

New Prime and the Viability of State Arbitration Acts

New Prime Supreme Court Summary

New Prime, Ronald Mann Analysis

Summary of Supreme Court Arbitration Cases 2018-2019

Saturday, September 21, 2019

1:15 pm – 2:30 pm

Concurrent Session – Video Hearings:  A New Option for Your Practice?

Short Paper on Videoconferencing

How to Incorporate Video Hearings into Your Practice

Sample Arbitration Decisions Using Video Conference Tools Coversheet

Award – Miller

Award – Glickman

Sunday, September 22, 2019

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Concurrent Session:  Decision Writing – Some Do’s, Don’ts, and Maybes

Award Writing Checklist

Dicta

Decision Title Page

Decision Short Form – Federal (1)

Decision Form Long

Just Cause

Sunday, September 22, 2019

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Concurrent Session:  Can I?  Should I? Ethics Questions for Arbitrators

Case Scenarios


 

 

 

 

2019 NAA Annual Meeting Materials

 

2019 NAA Annual Meeting Program Agenda

 

REF Silent Auction Catalog

 

Host Committee Materials

 


 

2019 NAA Annual Meeting Program Materials

 

Speaker Bios

 

Thursday Speaker Bios

Friday Speaker Bios

Saturday Speaker Bios

 

Thursday, May 30, 2019

9:00 am – 10:00 am

The Future of Work and Workplace ADR

 

Robots won’t Steal our Jobs if We Put Workers at Center of AI Revolution

Shaping the Future of Work…

 

Thursday, May 30, 2019

10:10 am – 11:10 am

Living Wage Laws and their Impact on Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining

 

The Impact of Living Wage and $15.00/hour Laws on Collective Bargaining and Labor Relations

 

Thursday, May 30, 2019

11:20 am – 12:20 pm

Red Light/Green Light:  What’s Love got to do with it?  #MeToo

 

What’s Love got to do with it?  Is there any more room for romance or humour in the workplace?

 

Thursday, May 30, 2019

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Concurrent Session:  Canadian and U.S. Session:  Labour Disputes Under U.S. and

Canadian Trade Agreements (USMCA and Others)

 

Agreement on Labour Cooperation between Canada and the Republic of Honduras

Chapter 23 – Labor

Chapter 31 – Dispute Settlement

 

Friday, May 31, 2019

9:00 am – 10:15 am

The Future of Work:  Union and Management Perspective

 

All in the Workplace

Robots won’t Steal our Jobs if We Put Workers at Center of AI Revolution

Shaping the Future of Work…

Staffing and Morale in the Age of Robotics and AI Adoption

Littler on Legal Compliance Solutions for the Transformation of the Workplace Through Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, and Automation

Thought Leaders Predict AI’s Impact on the Workforce

 

Friday, May 31, 2019

10:30 am – 11:45 am

The Science of Settlement

 

Excerpts from The Science of Settlement

 

Friday, May 31, 2019

1:30 pm – 2:45 pm

Concurrent Session:  Federal Sector Dispute Resolution:  The Current Situation and What we can Expect Going Forward

 

Case No 17 FSIP 060

AFGE v. Trump, 318 F. Supp. 3d 370 (2018)

Cornelius v. Nutt, 472 U.S. 648 (1985)

Douglas v. VA

Executive Order_13836 Developing Efficient, Effective, and Cost-Reducing Approaches…

Executive Order 13837_ Ensuring Transparency, Accountability, and Efficiency in Taxpayer…

Executive Order 13839_ Promoting Accountability and Streamlining Removal Procedures…

Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute

Veterans Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017

 

Friday, May 31, 2019

3:00 pm – 4:15 pm

Poster Session:  The Current FLRA: 

Any Surprise Here?

 

The Trump FLRA:  Fair or Foul?

 

 



2018 Fall Education Conference Program Materials

2018 FEC Program Agenda

2018 FEC Participant Bios

 

Saturday, October 27, 2018

9:00 am – 10:15 am

Best Practices

Advocates and Arbitrators Issues

How to Be a Better Arbitrator

Sometimes More is Just More – Make Your Next Labor Arbitration More Efficient with These Insider Insights

 

Saturday, October 27, 2018

10:30 am – 11:45 am

Hearing Matters

Advocates and Arbitrators Issues

Code – Hearing Matters

Sometimes More is Just More – Make Your Next Labor Arbitration More Efficient with These Insider Insights

 

Saturday, October 27, 2018

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Remedies and Retaining Remedial Jurisdiction

Remedies and Retaining Remedial Jurisdiction

 

Saturday, October 27, 2018

2:45 pm – 4:00 pm

What is an Arbitrator’s Role?

Reason Contract and Law in Labor Relations

The Interpretive Process – Myths and Reality

What Arbitrators Do

What is an Arbitrator’s Role

What is an Arbitrator’s Role PowerPoint

 

Sunday, October 28, 2018

9:15 am – 10:30 am

Red Light/Green Light

Past Practice and the Administration of Collective Bargaining Agreements

Red Light/Green Light Questions

The Role of Ambiguity Plain Meaning Rule

 

Sunday, October 28, 2018

10:45 am – 11:45 am

Update your Technology Skills

Lurie Dropbox File Link

Technology Update – Apps, Software, and Tips

 

Sunday, October 28, 2018

10:45 am – 11:45 am

What to do When:  An Ethics Primer

What to do When:  An Ethics Primer