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Chairman McKee discusses the authority of the Federal Labor Relations Authority to set aside arbitrators’ decisions involving federal statute if found to be contrary to law, rule or regulation, or on grounds similar to those applied in the private sector. The appellate rate for cases involving federal statute is 22%, and Chairman McKee urges that, …

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Arbitrator Williams provides an overview of the evolution of arbitration in the U.S. Postal Service. He points out the accomplishments of the panels and lists some of the problems stemming from the enormous caseload and the complexity of the system.

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