30th ANNUAL CONFERENCE
ON PUBLIC SECTOR LABOR
Matthew J. Giacobbe, Esq.
Robert A. Hackel, PERC
James J. McGovern III, Esq.
Ira W. Mintz, Esq., PERC
SPONSORED BY THE
Nancy I. Oxfeld, Esq.
PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS
NEW JERSEY STATE BAR ASSOCIATION
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT LAW SECTION
HILTON EAST BRUNSWICK
East Brunswick, New Jersey
Friday, April 23, 2010
Education 12:00 pm How Arbitrators Rule
30th Annual Conference on Labor: Vincent E. Giordano, Executive Director This panel of experienced arbitrators will be presented
Public Sector Labor Relations Law New Jersey Education Association
with typical, but difficult, fact patterns. The arbitrators
Management: Curt Wary, Director of Labor Relations will vote to sustain or deny the “grievances” and then
Sponsored by the New Jersey
New Jersey School Boards Association explain their reasoning.
Public Employment Relations Commission
and the New Jersey State Bar Association Moderator: Martha R. Cooper, Arbitrator
Labor and Employment Law Section
Labor: Steven P. Weissman, Esq. Panelists: Daniel F. Brent, Arbitrator
Weissman & Mintz, LLC Marlene A. Gold, Arbitrator
April 23, 2010 Joyce M. Klein, Arbitrator
Management: Sally Ann Fields, Esq. Joseph Licata, Arbitrator
Senior Deputy Attorney General
State of New Jersey
PROGRAM 12:45 pm Reception
7:45 am Registration - Continental Labor: Kevin P. McGovern, Esq.
Breakfast Mets, Schiro & McGovern, LLP 1:15 pm Luncheon
Management: Mark S. Ruderman, Esq.
Ruderman & Glickman, P.C.
8:45 am Opening Remarks
11:00 am Refreshment Break The registration fee includes continental breakfast,
9:15 am Update: Recent Case Law and refreshment break, luncheon, and conference materials.
11:30 am Frequently Asked To register, complete and return the enclosed
Ira W. Mintz, Esq. Questions registration form by April 13, 2010 with payment or
General Counsel, PERC invoice.
Labor and management representatives will look for
Mary E. Hennessy-Shotter, Esq. answers from PERC staff to some of the most New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania CLE credit
Deputy General Counsel, PERC frequently asked questions about PERC. pending. Certificates available at Registration Center.
PERC: Susan Stahl, Staff Agent Check the PERC website at www.state.nj.us/perc for:
9:45 am Negotiations in Difficult
C Conference updates
Economic Times Don Horowitz, Esq.
C Agency decisions
Deputy General Counsel, PERC
C Interest arbitration awards
The legal and practical questions facing labor and Labor: Marcia J. Tapia, Esq. C Reference material
management. Loccke, Correia, Schlager, Limsky
Moderator: Lorraine H. Tesauro, Chief Mediator
PERC Management: Elizabeth M. Garcia, Esq.