Category Archives: PERB Decision

Taking the Battle to the Courts of Appeal

It’s no secret that employers are finding themselves on the losing end of more and more cases at PERB. So it shouldn’t be a surprise that there are a record number of PERB cases being challenged in the Courts of … Continue reading

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PERB: We Have Jurisdiction Over Cops

County of Orange (2019) PERB Decision No. 2657-M (Issued on 7/15/19) The saga continues. In this most recent case PERB provides its most comprehensive explanation yet for why it believes it has jurisdiction over “employee organizations” comprised of Penal Code … Continue reading

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PERB: Employee Birthday Celebrations are “Non-Work” Activities

County of Orange (2018) PERB Dec. No. 2611-M (Issued on 12/19/18) In this case three county employees, who were union representatives, spent 30 minutes distributing union surveys to employees at their work stations during working hours. They were later told … Continue reading

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A December to Forget for Employers

If you are a “PERB watcher” then you know that PERB issued a lot of decisions in December.  24 to be exact. PERB only issued 61 decisions in all of 2017-18, so 24 decisions in a month is undoubtedly a … Continue reading

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PERB Affirms Adoption of Johnnie’s Poultry

City of Commerce (2018) PERB Decision No. 2602-M (Issued on 12/11/18) As part of a disciplinary arbitration, the attorney for the employer in this case interviewed two employees who were subpoenaed by the union. The union’s representative objected. However, the … Continue reading

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