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Advocacy Bundle
(11AOA; 14GBOE; 14BOAA)
Price: $410.00 On Sale! $246.00
Sku: AdvocacyBundle
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Format: Softcover Book/.pdf eBook on CD-ROM/MP4 Video on DVD-ROMs & Workbooks

(2011)The Art of AdvocacyThe Art of Advocacy
By: Fowler & Vitaro
Price: $160.00 $96

The Art of Advocacy is a thorough, yet concise, instructional text on effective advocacy before the MSPB and arbitrators. Major topics include the basics and importance of advocacy, Board and arbitration practice fundamentals, proof requirements, preappeal advocacy, discovery, motion practice, direct and cross examination, oral and written advocacy, and settlements.



(2014)Gilbert & Broida on EEO AdvocacyGilbert & Broida on EEO Advocacy
By: Gilbert & Broida
Price: $125.00 $75

Gary Gilbert and Peter Broida provide intermediate to advanced level instruction for agency advocates on federal EEO administrative proceedings: discovery, hearings, and appeals. They discuss the proper role of counsel during the EEO counseling and investigation process; discovery; motion practice; effective summary judgment submissions; approaches to settlement; hearing preparation, practice, and procedure; examination of witnesses; opening and closing statements and briefs; OFO appeals; and interaction with judges, opposing counsel, and pro se complainants.



Broida on Federal Sector Administrative AdvocacyBroida on Federal Sector Administrative Advocacy
By: Broida
Price: $125.00 $75

Peter Broida presents this training course on federal sector advocacy in the three principal administrative forums—MSPB, EEOC and arbitration. Topics are broken down by the processes required before each tribunal. Each purchase includes Mr. Broida’s video lecture on DVD; a workbook with reference materials, course notes and outline, and selected cases; and a bibliography. Major advocacy topics include common and dissimilar elements, including jurisdiction, among the MSPB, EEOC and arbitration; basic case preparation and organization, discovery, summary judgment, settlement, prehearing procedures and preparation, the hearing, closing the record, and appeals.



Alternative Dispute Resolution Bundle
(12CDSA; 14SFME; 14BOS; 14BOM)
Price: $570.00 On Sale! $342.00
Sku: ADRBundle
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Format: Softcover Book/.pdf eBook on CD-ROM/MP4 Video on CD-ROMs & Workbooks

Crafting Durable Settlement AgreementsCrafting Durable Settlement Agreements
By: Tuck
Price: $160.00 $96

Crafting Durable Settlement Agreements is a complete research tool for negotiating, drafting and enforcing settlement agreements, with expert commentary and sample agreement provisions and terms. Analysis of relevant MSPB and EEO case law, regulations, OPM guidance, and MD-110, and Federal Rules of Evidence is included. Major topics include settlement principles and advice, guidelines for settlement, settlement authority, collateral use of and challenges to agreements and offers, preparation for settlement, alternative discipline agreements, last chance agreements, pre-appeal agreements, common settlement terms, enforcement, and rescission.



Settlement FormsSettlement Forms
for MSPB and EEOC Federal Personnel Litigation

By: Broida
Price: $160.00 $96

Settlement Forms for MSPB and EEOC Federal Personnel Litigation provides practice notes and examples of provisions that are grouped by settlement topics. Major settlement provision topics include access to and return of agency property and access to facilities, actions upon and consequences of breach, cancellation or rescission of action, conditions of ongoing employment, construction of agreement, disclosure and maintenance of information, enforcement, financial considerations for the appellant, future employment, introductory clauses, leave status, performance, promotion, substituted employment actions, termination of appeal, waiver of rights, and miscellaneous settlement terms.



Broida on Federal Sector SettlementBroida on Federal Sector Settlement
By: Broida
Price: $125.00 $75

Peter Broida presents this video training course on settlement of federal sector personnel cases. Each purchase includes Mr. Broida’s lecture (.mp4 video file sent on a CD-ROM); workbook with reference materials and course notes–outline; and a bibliography. Major settlement topics include the basic components of an agreement; settlement notebook; checklist for a typical settlement of an adverse or performance based action; and settlement formalities.



Broida on Federal Sector MediationBroida on Federal Sector Mediation
By: Broida
Price: $125.00 $75

Peter Broida presents this video training course on federal sector mediation. Each purchase includes Mr. Broida’s lecture (.mp4 video file sent on a CD-ROM), a workbook with course notes—outline and listing of related products, and a copy of The Advocate’s Practical Guide to Using Mediation by John Settle, a prominent mediator. Major mediation topics include: issues amenable and not amenable to mediation; reasons to mediate; preconditions to settlement; traits of a good mediator; sources of mediators and mediation programs; mediator selection; mediation structure; preparation for mediation; the mediation process step-by-step; development and review of settlement agreements; and keys to effective mediation.




Arbitration Bundle
(17POA; 03EAA; 16LAP; 11AOA; 14BOA)
Price: $790.00 On Sale! $474.00
Sku: ArbitrationBundle
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Format: Softcover Book/.pdf eBook on CD-ROM/MP4 Video on DVD-ROMs & Workbooks

Principles of Federal Sector Arbitration LawPrinciples of Federal Sector Arbitration Law
By: Broida
Price: $250.00 $150

This encyclopedic text features summaries of federal sector arbitration awards addressing significant issues and major arbitration principles from 1999 through 2016. Awards are arranged by topic. Principles includes a table cross-referencing arbitrators to the awards they have issued. Major topics include the nature of arbitration, the collective bargaining agreement, arbitrability, grievances, hearings, management rights, contract interpretation, common substantive arbitration topics, settlement, remedies, counsel fee and damages.



Effective Advocacy in ArbitrationEffective Advocacy in Arbitration
By: Cohen
Price: $30.00 $18

From a seasoned arbitrator comes a concise, but thorough overview of arbitration. Beginning with effective preparation of grievances to the hearing itself, and all the details in between, this guide teaches beginner and veteran advocates alike how to be effective in arbitration. Major topics include ethics, preparation, grievances and answers, step meetings, pre-arbitration settlement, arbitration hearings, and summations.



Labor Arbitration Practice for the Federal SectorLabor Arbitration Practice for the Federal Sector
By: Bosland
Price: $225.00 $135

Labor Arbitration Practice for the Federal Sector is a comprehensive examination of the arbitration process and advocacy. With discussion of strategies and practice tips, this how-to guide assists union and management advocates. Major topics include advocate selection, case investigation and evaluation, arbitrator selection, case preparation, prehearing practice, witness selection and preparation, hearing specifics: opening statements, creating a record, witness testimony, direction examination, cross-examination, exhibits, and closing arguments, and post-award practice.



(2011)The Art of AdvocacyThe Art of Advocacy
By: Fowler & Vitaro
Price: $160.00 $96

The Art of Advocacy is a thorough, yet concise, instructional text on effective advocacy before the MSPB and arbitrators. Major topics include the basics and importance of advocacy, Board and arbitration practice fundamentals, proof requirements, preappeal advocacy, discovery, motion practice, direct and cross examination, oral and written advocacy, and settlements.



Broida on Federal Sector ArbitrationBroida on Federal Sector Arbitration
By: Broida
Price: $125.00 $75

Peter Broida presents this video training course on federal sector arbitration. Each purchase includes Mr. Broida’s lecture (.mp4 video file sent on a DVD); workbook with reference materials, course notes—outline, and selected cases; and a bibliography. Major arbitration topics include deciding whether to arbitrate; requesting and selecting an arbitrator; expedited proceedings; preliminary case preparation; hearing preparation; hearing presentation; and post-hearing issues.




New Managers Bundle
(14ERR; 13FFW)
By: Corum
Price: $130.00 On Sale! $78.00
Sku: ManagersBundle
Edition: 2nd / 1st
ISBN: 1-934651-93-1 | 1-934651-73-7
Availability: IN-STOCK
Format: Softcover Books/PDF eBooks on CD-ROM

The Federal Supervisor’s Guide to Ethics, Rules, and ResponsibilitiesThe Federal Supervisor’s Guide to Ethics, Rules, and Responsibilities
By: Corum
Price: $65.00 $39

Written for federal supervisors and managers, a Guide to Ethics, Rules, and Responsibilities details and explains the primary rules governing ethics. Major topics include sources of ethics rules, a chapter detailing the principal ethics rules, and enforcement.


The First Four WeeksThe First Four Weeks
By: Corum
Price: $65.00 $39

The First Four Weeks instructs new managers on how to effectively transition into their new supervisory role and manage federal employees while still achieving their goals during the crucial first few weeks of tenure. Major topics include what motivates employees, mentally preparing for the supervisory role, negotiating with upper management, defining jobs, setting rules and performance expectations, and managing time..




MSPB Discovery Forms for Agency Representatives
(2004) MSPB Discovery Forms Book for Agency Representatives
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By: Broida
Price: $100.00 On Sale! $60.00
Sku: 04MSDF
Edition: 1st/2004
ISBN: 1-932612-26-2
Samples: Table of Contents ------- Text Sample
Format: Book (+ optional .pdf eBook on CD) or Switch to downloadable .pdf eBook

Drawing from actual cases, this quick reference offers discovery samples to guide agency representatives through litigation before the MSPB. Major topics include definitions, instructions, interrogatories, document requests, and request for admissions. (more details)



EEO Discovery Forms for Agency Representatives
(2004) EEO Discovery Forms for Agency Representatives
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By: Hadley & Fowler
Price: $100.00 On Sale! $60.00
Sku: 04EEDF
Edition: 1st/2004
ISBN: 1-932612-28-9
Samples: Table of Contents ------- Text Sample
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Maximize discovery and fully develop the agencies defenses to underlying causes of action before the EEOC with the use of sample interrogatories, document requests, instructions, and definitions patterned after actual cases. (more details)



The Advocate's Practical Guide to Using Mediation
(2005) The Advocate's Practical Guide to Using Mediation
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By: Settle
Price: $40.00 On Sale! $24.00
Sku: 05APGM
Edition: 1st/2005
ISBN: 1-932612-44-0
Samples: Table of Contents ------- Text Sample
Format: Book (+ optional .pdf eBook on CD) or Switch to downloadable .pdf eBook

A “how-to” approach to mediation with advice on how best to achieve client goals and tips on finding creative solutions for dispute resolution. This guide presents a brief, but thorough explanation of the uniqueness, benefits, and purpose of mediation. Major topics include how mediation is useful, a step-by-step overview of the mediation process, mediators, preparing for and participating in mediation, confidentiality, understanding and using the caucus, working toward resolution, impasse and difficult passages, and concluding the mediation. (more details)



Adverse Actions and Performance-Based Actions
Process, Law and Cases, Guidance, and Pitfalls
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By: Fowler & Vitaro
Price: $160.00 On Sale! $96.00
Sku: 11AAPA
Edition: 1st/2011
ISBN: 1-934651-50-8
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 06/30/11)
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Format: Book (+ optional .pdf eBook on CD) or Switch to downloadable .pdf eBook

This text guides practitioners, HR specialists, and supervisors and managers through the complexities of adverse and performance-based actions with discussion of the governing statutes, regulations, and cases from the MSPB and Federal Circuit and practical advice, strategies, and best practices for navigating these disciplinary processes. Major topics include discussion of the Civil Service Reform Act, statutory and regulatory requirements of adverse actions, the agency’s administrative process in taking adverse actions, substantive rights in performance-based actions, and the agency’s administrative process in taking performance-based actions. (more details)



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