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Labor Arbitration Practice for the Federal Sector
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By: Bosland
Price: $250.00
Edition: 3rd/2021
Sku: 21LAP
ISBN: 978-1-941825-99-0; 1-941825-99-0
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Labor Arbitration Practice for the Federal Sector

Written by Carl Bosland, a long time advocate, arbitrator, lecturer and author on federal labor arbitration and arbitration advocacy, this comprehensive handbook on the labor arbitration process provides advocates, both union and management, with practical guidance and best practices to effectively prepare and present their case to a neutral arbitrator. After an overview of the arbitration process, chapters are organized to follow the sequence of the arbitration process, from prehearing investigation through posthearing appeals of the award.

New in 2021: In its 3rd edition, Labor Arbitration Practice for the Federal Sector includes:

Labor Arbitration Practice for the Federal Sector also includes strategies, tactics, tips, and pitfalls to avoid on topics including:

Also included are a detailed table of contents and bibliography.

Available as a softcover book and/or a PDF file with many useful features delivered on a CD-ROM, USB Flash Drive, or download. Hyperlinks allow the reader to move quickly between the Table of Contents and the corresponding portions of the text. Internal hyperlinks serve as a cross-reference feature within the text.

200 pages.


Carl's insightful book is directed to advocates working in federal sector labor relations, but it offers something for everyone, arbitrators as well as advocates, who handle cases in the private as well as public sectors. I recommend this fabulous guide to everyone who practices labor arbitration.

-Christopher David Ruiz Cameron
Member, National Academy of Arbitrators

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