Current challenges and recent developments in four industries 1. American Airlines and the Transport Workers Union: A partnership in the trenches ? Joint resolution and decisionmaking mechanisms
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.