Friday, April 8, 2011

Client Advisory: PERB, Not Courts, to Decide Probation Officers' Duty of Fair Representation Claims

In Paulsen v. Local No. 856 of Intern. Broth. of Teamsters (Cal. Ct. App., Mar. 18, 2011) 11 Cal. Daily Op. Serv. 3366, the Court of Appeal decided PERB’s exclusive jurisdiction extends to probation officers and to duty of fair representation cases. Click on the link below for a discussion of the case in PDF format:

- Court: PERB Must Decide If Union Breached Duty of Fair Representation to Probation Officer -