Public Sector Labor Relations Law
This program will provide an overview of public sector labor law in New York State for both newly admitted attorneys and seasoned practitioners. Learn the basics of public sector labor relations law including updates to current law, best practices and trends in the field which will benefit more experienced practitioners. Topics presented include a comprehensive overview of collective bargaining, grievance arbitration, impasse resolution and involuntary removal procedures as well as General Municipal Law Sections 207(a) and 207(c) and other relevant statutory provisions specific to labor relations law.
Sponsored by the Labor & Employment Law Section and the Committee on Continuing Legal Education.
Live CLE Program & Webcast
5.5 MCLE Credits: 5.5 Areas of Professional Practice
NYSBA Member: $175 | Non-Member: $275
Co-Sponsoring Section Member: $150
- Collective Bargaining – Mandatory vs. Non-Mandatory Subjects of Bargaining
- Grievance Arbitration
- Impasse Resolution Procedures
- Involuntary Removal Procedures
- General Municipal Law Sections 207(a) and 207(c)
Nathaniel G. Lambright, Esq., Blitman & King, PLLC, Syracuse
Paul J. Sweeney, Esq., Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP, Binghamton
Newly Admitted Attorneys: To receive skills credit, newly admitted attorneys must take accredited transitional CLE courses in traditional live classroom settings that have been approved by the CLE Board for use by newly admitted attorneys. For more information about the CLE Rules, please go to www.nycourts.gov/Attorneys/CLE.
Out of State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey. If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.
Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.
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