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Damages in Federal Sector Whistleblower Cases
Damages in Federal Sector Whistleblower Cases
New Release
By: Fowler
Price: $225.00
Sku: 21DFSW
Edition: 1st/2021
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 11/12/2021)
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This new guide is a succinct analysis of decisions from AJs and MSPB or the Federal Circuit awarding damages in whistleblower cases. The guide includes an explanation of the Board’s authority to award damages in whistleblower cases. Each case analysis includes a description of controlling facts including the type of harm such as, pecuniary, emotional, distress, medical expenses, or losses in investments, and the amount awarded.(more details)



The Federal Supervisor’s Guide to Ethics, Rules, and Responsibilities
The Federal Supervisor’s Guide to Ethics, Rules, and Responsibilities
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By: Corum
Price: $100.00
Sku: PDF21ERR
Edition: 2nd/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-94-5; 1-941825-94-x
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 9/27/2021)
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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; gifts; financial conflicts; impartiality; seeking employment; misuse of position, property, time, vehicles, information; outside activities; reporting wrongdoing; social media postings; post-employment; supervisory liability; and enforcement. (more details)




Federal Sector Disability Discrimination Law Deskbook (.pdf download)
Federal Sector Disability Discrimination Law Deskbook
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By: Gilbert & Sumner
Price: $250.00
Sku: PDF21DDLD
Edition: 8th/2021
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 9/15/2021)
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Updated with cases through mid-2021, the Disability Deskbook is an extensive compilation of cases interpreting the Rehabilitation Act, ADA, ADAAA, and other statutes and implementing regulations and covers all disability related topics. Major topics include who is covered under the ADA, specific impairments, major life activities, "regarded as having a disability," "qualified individual with a disability," reasonable accommodation, undue hardship, direct threat defense, and disability related inquiries. (more details)



Federal Sector Harassment Law (.pdf download)
Federal Sector Harassment Law
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By: Natania Davis and Founding Author Ernest C. Hadley
Price: $225.00
Sku: PDF21FSHL
Edition: 2nd/2021
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 8/30/2021)
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Newly updated this valuable text provides comprehensive coverage of harassment law based on sex, race and color, religion, disability, national origin, age and reprisal. The history of harassment law is rooted in sexual harassment law and cases. Each chapter begins with that history and then explains what the law is today and how/if it differs for the various bases. (more details)



Labor Arbitration Practice for the Federal Sector
Labor Arbitration Practice for the Federal Sector
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By: Bosland
Price: $250.00
Sku: PDF21LAP
Edition: 3rd/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-99-0; 1-941825-99-0
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 8/25/2021)
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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. (more details)



Supervisor's Guide to Litigation and Dispute Resolution (.pdf download)
Supervisor's Guide to Litigation and Dispute Resolution
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By: Corum
Price: $100.00
Sku: PDF21LADR
Edition: 2nd/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-95-2; 1-941825-95-8
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 8/16/2021)
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This updated and expanded guide is an introductory text to the supervisory actions that employees can challenge, the avenues available for pursuing such challenges, and the tribunals responsible for hearing those challenges. Major topics include the basics of appeals and grievances, internal agency systems, external mechanisms, and actions that employees can challenge. (more details)



Settlement Forms (.pdf download)
for MSPB and EEOC Federal Personnel Litigation
Settlement Forms for MSPB and EEOC
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By: Broida
Price: $160.00
Sku: PDF21SFME
Edition: 2nd/2014
ISBN: 978-1-956013-00-9
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 8/6/2021)
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Newly updated, this guide 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. (more details)



Compensatory Damages and Other Remedies (.pdf download)
In Federal Sector Employment Discrimination Cases
Compensatory Damages and Other Remedies
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By: Gilbert & Sumner
Price: $250.00
Sku: PDF21CDOR
Edition: 13th/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-90-7; 1-941825-90-7
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 8/6/2021)
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A Dewey bestseller, Compensatory Damages is the seminal text on how to support and defend against claims for compensatory damages and other remedial claims in federal sector employment discrimination cases. Includes case summaries through mid-2021 and a chart of significant awards. Major topics include equitable and compensatory damages, proving damages, mitigation and offset, back pay, collateral source rule, tax consequences, settlement, managing discovery, calculating damages, and attorney. (more details)




EEO for Federal Management (.pdf download)
A Handbook for Managers, Supervisors, and HR and EEO Staffs
EEO for Federal Management
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By: Corum
Price: $100.00
Sku: PDF21EEFM
Edition: 1st/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-93-8; 1-941825-93-1
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 8/4/2021)
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EEO for Federal Management guides federal managers, supervisors, and HR and EEO Staffs through the intricacies of discrimination law and demystifies the potential impact of EEO laws on personnel management decisions. Major topics include nondiscrimination laws governing federal employees; prohibited categories and theories of discrimination; proving discrimination; the complaint process; dealing with complaints of nonselection, disciplinary actions, reprisal, and harassment; handling disability issues; EEO issues in common workplace situations; and settling EEO complaints.(more details)



MSPB Case Summaries (.pdf download)
MSPB Case Summaries
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By: Broida & Davis
Price: $250.00
Sku: PDF21MSCS
Edition: 12th/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-89-1; 1-941825-89-3
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 7/12/2021)
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Updated annually, this encyclopedic guide condenses MSPB and Federal Circuit decisions from 1999 through early 2021 into concise, usable summaries. Cases are arranged by subject matter areas of Board jurisprudence and further categorized alphabetically. The MSPB Reference Materials free download and an index and table of cases rounds out this research tool. Major topics include adverse and performance actions, arbitration/collective bargaining issues, attorney fees, Board procedure, jurisdiction and judicial review, defenses, discrimination, evidence, harmful error, hearings, mitigation, PPPs, retirement, reemployment, remedies, RIFs, settlements, substantive offenses, timeliness, USERRA and VEOA. (more details)




Consolidated Federal Sector EEO Update 2004-2021 (.pdf download)
Consolidated EEO Update 2004-2021
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By: Gilbert & Sumner
Price: $250.00
Sku: PDF21CEUP
Edition: 12th/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-91-4; 1-941825-91-5
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 6/25/2021)
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Updated annually, this comprehensive text digests notable Commission and federal court employment discrimination cases from 2003 through early 2021 and reviews EEO laws, regulations, guidance, and recent trends. Major topics include recent trends in the law; bases of discrimination; attorney fees; class actions; compensatory damages; appellate review; evidence; harassment; hearings; mixed cases; procedures; remedies; reprisal; settlement; and sexual harassment. (more details)




MSPB Charges & Penalties (.pdf download)
A Charging Manual
MSPB Charges & Penaltie
New Release
By: Fowler & Vitaro
Price: $275.00
Sku: PDF21MSCP
Edition: 13th/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-88-4; 1-941825-88-5
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 7/12/2021)
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An annually-updated Dewey Best Seller. Using Board and Federal Circuit cases as examples, Charges & Penalties offers the most comprehensive analysis and authoritative advice on adverse actions, charge drafting, and penalty selection. Major topics include the basics of adverse actions and charges; causation; charge classification; specific, generic, and narrative charges; power charging; lesser-included offenses; charge interpretation; notice and due process; the conjunctive charge; indefinite suspensions and security-related charges; merging, selecting and drafting the charge; advice for proposing and deciding officials; the penalty; and charges and proof requirements. (more details)




A Guide to Federal Sector Equal Employment Law and Practice (.pdf download)
A Guide to Federal Sector Equal Employment Law and Practice
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By: Natania Davis and Founding Author Ernest C. Hadley
Price: $725.00
Sku: PDF21EEO
Edition: 34th/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-87-7; 1-941825-87-7
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 6/7/2021)
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Updated annually, the EEO Guide, written by Natania Davis with Ernie Hadley, Founding Author, offers the most comprehensive analysis of federal sector EEO decisions, litigation practice, statutes, regulations, policies, guidance, and practical advice available to practitioners. This indispensable text is a component of the American Civil Service Law Series. (more details)




A Guide to Federal Labor Relations Authority Law and Practice (.pdf download)
A Guide to FLRA Law and Practice
New Release
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By: Broida
Price: $725.00
Sku: PDF21FLRA
Edition: 34th/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-86-0; 1-941825-86-9
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 6/2/2021)
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Updated annually, the FLRA Guide is a complete research tool on unit determinations, negotiability and the collective bargaining process, unfair labor practices, and arbitration. The Guide includes discussion of cases, laws, and litigation practice before the FLRA and its reviewing courts. Major topics include jurisdiction, unit determinations and elections; labor organizations; procedures and substantive limitations on and specific applications of negotiability determinations; the Federal Service Impasses Panel; ULPs and remedies; review of arbitration awards; and administrative reconsideration and judicial review. This authoritative text is a component of the American Civil Service Law Series. (more details)




A Guide to Merit Systems Protection Board Law and Practice (.pdf download)
A Guide to MSPB Law and Practice
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By: Broida
Price: $725.00
Sku: PDF21MSPB
Edition: 38th/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-85-3; 1-941825-85-0
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 6/1/2021)
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In two volumes, updated annually, the MSPB Guide is a complete research tool for Board cases, laws, procedure, and litigation practice and is the seminal text on this complex area of the law. Major topics include MSPB regulatory revisions, Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act, jurisdiction, appeals, discovery, hearings, evidence, PFRs, adverse actions and discipline, nexus and mitigation, substantive offenses, performance cases, RIFs, PPPs, retirement, attorney fees, settlement, remedies, and judicial review. This authoritative text is a component of the American Civil Service Law Series. (more details)




Principles of Federal Sector Arbitration Law (.pdf download)
Principles of Federal Sector Arbitration Law
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By: Broida
Price: $250.00
Sku: PDF21POA
Edition: 7th/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-92-1; 1-941825-92-3
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 5/3/2021)
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This encyclopedic text features summaries of federal sector arbitration awards addressing significant issues and major arbitration principles from 1999 through 2020. 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. (more details)




Adverse Actions and Performance-Based Actions (.pdf download)
Process, Law and Cases, Guidance, and Pitfalls
Adverse Actions and Performance-Based Actions
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By: Fowler & Vitaro
Price: $160.00
Sku: 21AAPA
Edition: 2nd/2021
ISBN: 978-1-941825-84-6; 1-941825-84-2
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 1/13/2021)
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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)



ACSLS Reference Materials
ACSLS Reference Materials
New Release
By: Dewey
Price: $30.00
Sku: 21RM
Edition: 2021
Availability: In-Stock
Format: .pdf download (+ optional backup CD)

A collection of frequently used materials from the EEOC, FLRA, and MSPB. These materials are of interest to agency employees, mediators, arbitrators, attorneys, and administrative law judges, as well as those seeking further specifics and/or clarification on procedure related to management, due process, disciplinary action in the workplace, and legal determinations impacting employment status. A download link will be sent in the confirmation email after the item is purchased.

Available in .pdf form with optional back-up CD and material includes EEOC, FLRA, MSPB, ADA, Privacy Act, Rehabilitation Act, procedure for appeals and stay requests, and current whistleblower statues. Click here to view the Table of Contents. (more details)



Resolving Disputes in the Federal Workplace (.pdf download)
20RDFW
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By: Corum
Price: $100.00
Sku: 20RDFW
Edition: 1st/2020
ISBN: 978-1-941825-83-9; 1-941825-83-4
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 11/5/2020)
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Provides instruction on how to resolve employee grievances, appeals, and complaints. Major topics include discussion of EEO settlements, defining settlement interests, creating settlement options, and finalizing the agreement. (more details)




A Guide to the Whistleblower Protection Act and Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act (.pdf download)
20WPA
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By: Fowler & Vitaro
Price: $275.00
Sku: PDF20WPA
Edition: 3rd/2020
ISBN: 978-1-941825-80-8
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 9/29/2020)
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With practice tips, this guide sorts the laws and procedures related to whistleblower reprisal. The guide includes in depth discussion of the Whistleblower Protection Act, the Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act, noteworthy cases, and the Presidential Policy Directive (PPD-19). Major topics include legislative history and sources of law; OSC operations; corrective and disciplinary actions; IRAs and otherwise appealable actions; grievances and whistleblower reprisal claims; stays; burdens of proof; qualifying disclosures; prima facie cases and contributing factor analysis; clear and convincing evidence; remedies, damages and relief; administrative and judicial review; and intelligence community whistleblower protections. (more details)




A Federal Sector Guide to the FMLA & Related Litigation (.pdf download)
20FMLA
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By: Bosland
Price: $275.00
Sku: PDF20FMLA
Edition: 4th/2020
ISBN: 978-1-941825-81-5
Availability: IN-STOCK (released 9/29/2020)
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An authoritative examination of the FMLA, this book includes citations and analysis of governing statutes, regulations and case law. Major topics include a review of FMLA legislation, applicability of the FMLA in the federal government, coverage of employees and family members, eligibility, covered conditions, notice requirements, documentation, leave amount and scheduling, paid leave, maintenance of benefits, return to work, record-keeping, prohibited acts, enforcement and remedies, COVID-19, Families First Coronavirus Response Act, and Emergency Paid Sick Leave Act, and the interaction of FMLA with other laws. (more details)




Disciplining Federal Employees (.pdf download)
20DFE
New Release
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By: Corum
Price: $100.00
Sku: PDF20DFE
Edition: 2nd/2020
ISBN: 978-1-941825-79-2; 1-941825-79-6
Availability: IN-STOCK (7/9/2020)
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An updated and vastly expanded classic, this instructive text advises supervisors, managers, and HR specialists on how to take sustainable disciplinary actions with case examples, but none of the legal jargon. Major topics include: basic principles, law of the workplace, disciplinary offenses, disciplinary measures, determining penalties, establishing the facts, absenteeism, dishonesty, offenses against government property, off-duty conduct, sexual offenses, workplace violence, alcohol/drug use, offenses by supervisors, performance problems, protected activities, procedures and administrative details, preventive steps, and firing your worst employee.(more details)



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