The Basics of Grievances and Arbitration

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Presented by LRIS Director Will Aitchison.

  • A discussion of sample grievance procedure language.
  • A discussion of what is “grievable” and what is not.
  • The detail necessary on a grievance.
  • Time limits in a grievance procedure.
  • The advisability of grievance meetings rather than written processing.
  • Selecting arbitrators.
  • The basics of how an arbitration hearing is conducted.
  • The finality of arbitration decisions.
  • The relationship between grievance procedures, unfair labor practices, and lawsuits in court.

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