First Thursday, May 2015

Cases discussed in this month’s podcast include:

  • The negotiability of workplace cameras, IAFF, Local 3315 v. Snohomish Fire District 3, 2015 WL 1013220 (Wash. PERC 2015)
  • Arbitrator’s reinstatement of officer in excess force case does not violate public policy, City of Bloomington v. Policemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association, 2015 IL App (4th) 140192-U (Ill. App. 2015)
  • Union can assume city’s negotiators have authority, City of Springfield, 31 PERI ¶ 145 (Ill. LRB 2015)
  • California court partially upholds pension reductions, Protect Our Benefits v. City and County of San Francisco, 2015 WL 1404952 (Cal. App. 2015)
  • Dallas dispatcher can be fired for running for office, Phillips v. City of Dallas, 2015 WL 1449903 (5th Cir. 2015)