Central Region Lunch and Learn - Grievance Arbitration for Police Officers

Presented by the Downstate chapter

Downstate chapter

Thursday, October 17, 2019, 11:30 AM–2:00 PM


Jupiter’s at the Crossing
2511 Village Green Pl
ChampaignIL 61822

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  • Members $ 25.00 Before Oct 16, 2019 Members $ 25.00
  • Government / Partner Colleagues $ 25.00 Before Oct 16, 2019 Government / Partner Colleagues $ 25.00
  • Non-members $ 40.00 Before Oct 16, 2019 Non-members $ 40.00

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Grievance Arbitration for Police Officers 

What does "just cause" mean when in a labor agreement involving discipline administered to police officers and sheriff deputies?  This session will explain how this legal issue is presented to arbitrators, and offer insights as to how they formulate rulings.

Speaker: Michael H. LeRoy, Professor, School of Labor & Employment Relations  & College of Law, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Learning Objectives - Participants completing this session will be able to: 

  1. Learn "Seven Key Tests" of just cause discipline. 
  2. Understand how arbitrators evaluate evidence in these arbitration cases.
  3. Become familiar with common reasons for arbitrator decisions to overturn discipline in these cases

Intended Audience: Finance Professionals
Delivery method: Group Live
Program Level: Overview
Prerequisites: No prerequisites required 
Advanced Preparation: No advanced preparation required
Field of Study: Business Law and Personel/HR
Earn about 1.50 CPE credit

CPE hours: 1.50

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Courtney Kouzmanoff

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