Terminology in Labor Arbitration: What Every New Advocate Needs to Learn

Source: Jay E. Grenig and Rocco M. Scanza, Dispute Resolution Journal, Vol. 70 no. 1, 2015
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Labor Arbitration is a vitally important method of resolving labor-management disputes. It enjoys a long and rich history and in many respects has served as the benchmark in establishing standards for all forms of arbitration to ensure that fundamental due process and fairness are paramount concerns to arbitrators and advocates alike. Labor Arbitration also has its own terminology, and for those who are new to the process, some of its terms may not be familiar or immediately understood. The following Glossary is intended to list many of the most common terms in the unique and important field of labor arbitration….