Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) General Counsel Julia Akins Clark announced today that Peter A. Sutton has been appointed Deputy General Counsel of the FLRA after serving many years as the Regional Director of the Agency's Chicago Regional Office. For the full announcement, click here.
The Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) is inviting customer input on a significant representation issue arising in a case currently pending before the Authority: National Aeronautics & Space Administration, Goddard Space Flight Center, Wallops Island, Virginia, Case No. WA-RP-13-0052, 67 FLRA 258 (2014) (Member DuBester concurring). The Authority order granting review in pertinent part can be found here. This case raises a legal question of first impression concerning whether §7111(f)(3) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute and §2422.12(d) of the Authority's Regulations apply to decertification petitions filed by individuals. For the full announcement, click here.