Drafting the Union Contract: A Handbook for the Management Negotiator

An indispensable guide to drafting and interpreting collective bargaining agreements.
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An indispensable guide to drafting and interpreting collective bargaining agreements, discussing subjects such as strikes and lockouts, health and welfare benefits, seniority provisions, and much more. Provides complete coverage, showing the legal consequences of particular contract language.

  • Text discussion of the subject clause, with footnote references
  • Checklists for drafting clauses
  • Sample clauses and commentary, given in double-column format
  • First published 1988. Looseleaf; updated with annual revisions.

    2 Volumes

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    Table of Contents

    VOLUME 1
    PART I FUNDAMENTALS

    CHAPTER GF Legal Parameters of Good Faith Bargaining
    CHAPTER OD Organizing and Drafting the Collective Bargaining Agreement
    CHAPTER CO Costing the Collective Bargaining Agreement

    PART II LAW, LOGIC, AND LANGUAGE
    CHAPTER PR Preamble
    CHAPTER 1 Union Recognition
    CHAPTER 2 Management Rights
    CHAPTER 2A Union Rights
    CHAPTER 3 No Strikes Or Lockouts
    CHAPTER 4 Union Security
    CHAPTER 5 Checkoff
    CHAPTER 5A Non-Discrimination
    CHAPTER 6 Grievance Procedure
    CHAPTER 7 Arbitration

    VOLUME 2 PART II LAW, LOGIC, AND LANGUAGE (cont’d)
    CHAPTER 8 Seniority
    CHAPTER 9 Wages
    CHAPTER 10 Hours Of Work
    CHAPTER 11 Holidays
    CHAPTER 12 Vacations
    CHAPTER 13 Leaves Of Absence
    CHAPTER 14 Health And Welfare Benefits
    CHAPTER 15 Pensions
    CHAPTER 16 Safety and Health
    CHAPTER 17 Subcontracting or Relocation of Bargaining Unit Work
    CHAPTER 18 Successors and Assigns
    CHAPTER 19 Scope of Agreement

    PART III ANALYSIS OF “REAL LIFE” CONTRACTS
    CHAPTER SK: Skilled Services Industry Agreement
    CHAPTER MFG: Manufacturing Agreement
    CHAPTER EDUC: Higher Education Agreement
    CHAPTER MUNI: Municipal Agreement
    CHAPTER SHPBLDG: Shipbuilding Employees Agreement
    CHAPTER WP: Wood Products Manufacturing Agreement
    Appendix A Federal Mediation And Conciliation Service Arbitration Services 29 CFR Part 1404
    Appendix B: American Arbitration Association Labor Arbitration Rules (Including Expedited Labor Arbitration Rules) Amended and Effective August 1, 2007
    Appendix C Code of Professional Responsibility for Arbitrators of Labor-Management Disputes (as amended and in effect September 2007)

    Table of Cases
    Table of Agency Decisions
    Index