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Procedural problems in the conduct of arbitration hearings: A discussion

A discussion of the following procedural disputes: Ruling on arbitrability before hearing the merits – ex parte hearings – calling the opposing party’s witnesses first – admissibility of settlement offers…

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Discussion of tri-partite grievance arbitration boards. Expresses a preference for single arbitrator systems. Notes studies find boards more common in larger bargaining units and overall use of boards has declined…

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The author reviews the background and status of collective bargaining for Canadian “public-service” employees — government employees or those in the private sector providing essential services to the public. The…

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The uses and misuses of tripartite boards in grievance arbitration: Summary of Workshops

Summary of workshop on issues raised in the paper on tri-partite arbitration boards (1968 p. 152)

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Addresses problems more likely to arise in ad hoc arbitration than when serving as a permanently designated arbitrator. The issues include motions to consolidate cases; use of submission agreements; unevenly…

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The author asserts that interest arbitration for local transit disputes has worked well, and that it is a viable substitute for a community crippling strike. He addresses the qualifications that…

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Attorney Gromfine describes his experience with the use of tripartite arbitration panels by the Amalgamated Transit Union, which he represents. He describes that tripartite panels have been the preferred system…

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A description of Michigan’s system of legislated, issue-by-issue, final-offer, police- and fire-service arbitration, under which arbitrators are to consider, among other things, “the interest and welfare of the public,” the…

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Having heard panel members take exception to some of his considered opinions about the occasional shortcomings of tripartite arbitration panels, Arnold Zack responds: “I have sat here patiently through these…

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A report on a mid-1983 survey of Academy members on the extent and pattern of use of tripartite panels in grievance and interest disputes, and the use of executive sessions,…

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