VA Chief Rescinds Some Bargaining Rights For Union Staff
By Daniel Wilson (August 20, 2018, 7:25 PM EDT) -- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs employees can no longer use their collective bargaining rights to negotiate on certain professional conduct and patient care issues after VA Secretary Robert Wilkie rescinded a related memorandum of understanding, the VA announced Friday.
Wilkie has rescinded a 2010 MOU reached between the VA and four unions — National Nurses United, Service Employees International Union, National Federation of Federal Employees and National Association of Government Employees — that had allowed for collective bargaining on issues indirectly related to providers' professional conduct or competence, according to the VA.
"President [Donald] Trump has made it clear that we...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!