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2008 Labor Relations Conference

The 2008 Labor Relations Conference was held at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in New Orleans, LA from March 26–28, 2008.

There were over 350 contractors, chapter and national staff in attendance.

The agenda and PowerPoint presentations are available. Because of contractual arrangements, Mark Breslin’s material is only viewable through June 6th.

Conference Agenda

An Overview of the Duty to Bargain in Good Faith

Presented by Gary Lieber, Esq.

Negotiating in the NECA World

Presented by Geary M. Higgins

The Meaning of Language

Presented by Charles Kelly

The 7 “BE’s” of CIR

Presented by Geary M. Higgins and B. David Roberts

Bargaining Without CIR

Presented by David Ward

Alpha Dog: Go and Get It

Presented by Mark Breslin

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