As the HR professional at Barrera Recycling Company:
Prepare for arbitration (see page 324). Do a written review of the arguments, prepare questions for witnesses, and describe anticipatory evidentiary issues.
Present a well-articulated case supporting managementâ€™s assertion that Erin McNamara was dismissed for just cause. (Before answering this question, please review the section on Employee Discipline and the Seven Tests of Just Cause.pp.325-327)
As the chief steward for Local 37:
Prepare for arbitration (see page 324). Do a written review arguments, prepare questions for witnesses, and describe anticipatory evidentiary issues.
Present your case substantiating your allegation that the dismissal violated the collective bargaining agreement.
In the role of arbitrator, describe the alternative ruling available to you. How would you rule? Write and explanation supporting your decision.
Papers should be approximately 5-7 pages in length. All answers should be thorough and well-thought out. Remember, this is a graduate-level course and you will be graded accordingly.
â€¢ Papers should show knowledge of the material and demonstrate the ability to synthesize the theory (not just repeat it back.).
â€¢ Papers should be in 12 pt. (Arial, times Roman) and doubled space with one-inch margins.
â€¢ Answers should be written in APA format. Use headings and subheadings (in APA format) to delineate questions and part of questions. Do not repeat the questions or number them.
â€¢ Papers will also be graded on grammar, spelling, and appropriate APA formatting (headings, subheadings, paragraphs, page numbers, etc.). These are formal papers and should be written as such. Do not use contractions (isnâ€™t, canâ€™t) and write out single-digit numbers (six, rather than 6). Proofread your work carefully!
Use the pages I provide reference the book: Labor Relations: Striking a Balance â€“ 4th Edition – 2013 John Budd & Richard D. Irwin along with any additional references.