Index of Decisions

A-B-C-D-E-F-G-H-I-J-L-M-N-O-P-Q-R-S-T-U-V-W-Z

 

A

 

Ability to Pay

Absence from Work without Authorization

Absenteeism

Abuse of Patients or Inmates

Academic Freedom

Academic Programs

Academic Rank

Accretions to Bargaining Units

Adjunct Faculty

Administrative Leave

Administrative Procedures Act, 3 VSA 801 et seq.

Adverse Action in Discrimination Cases

Advisory Opinions

Affiliation of Unions

Affirmative Action

Age Discrimination

Agency

Agency Fee

Alcohol Related Offense

Alternate Rate of Pay

Amendment of Certification

Anniversary Increase

Appeal of Board Orders

Appropriate Unit

Arbitrary and Capricious Standard

Arbitration

Assigning Work

Attorney-Client Privilege

Attorney Fees

Attorney Work Product Privilege

Availability Status

B

 

Back Pay Award

Bargaining History

Bargaining Unit Work

Bifurcation of Grievance Proceedings

Block Scheduling

Budget Process (State)
 

C
 

Call-In

Canine Training and Consultation

Certification of Bargaining Representative

Charges Against Police Officers

Child Care

Civil Actions Against State Employees

Civil Rights Acts of 1991

Clarification of Board Order

Class Action

Classification of State Colleges Employees

Classification of State Employees

Classroom Observations of Faculty

Coffee Break

Collateral Estoppel

Collective Bargaining

Collective Bargaining Service Fee

Commercial Drivers License

Community of Interest

Compensatory Time

Complaints

Confidential Employees

Confidentiality Breach

Conflict with Duties

Conflicts of Interest

Constitutional Rights

Constructive Discharge

Constructive Travel Doctrine

Contract Bar Doctrine

Contracts

Contracting Out

Correctional Officers

Corrections Bargaining Unit

Corrections Competency Training Stipend

Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing 

Criminal Background Check 

Criminal Charges

 

 

D

Decertification of Bargaining Representative

Declaratory Judgment

Defender General

Definitions

Demotion

Depositions

Designations of State Employees

Disability Benefits

Disability Discrimination

Disability Reduction in Force Rights

Discipline

Discovery

Discrimination

Discriminatory Application of a Rule or Regulation

Dishonesty

Dismissal

Domestic Assault

Double Jeopardy

Double Pay

Drug Free Workplace Policy

Drug Testing

Due Process

Dues

Duty of Fair Representation 
 

E
 

Early Retirement

Elections

Electric Department Employees

Electronic Communications Policy

E-Mail

Emergency (Call-In)

Emergency Closing

Employee, Definition

Employee Organizations

Employee Safety and Unsafe/Hazardous Employment Conditions

Employment Application, Falsification of

Enforcement of Board Order 

Equal Pay Act

Equipment Provided by Employer

Estoppel

Evidence

Exchange Of Information

Executive Officers

Executive Privilege

Exempt Employees, State

Exhaustion of Remedies

Expense Reimbursement 
 

F

Fact-Finding

Faculty: University of Vermont

Faculty: Vermont State Colleges

Fair Employment Practices, 21 V.S.A. Section 495

Fair Labor Standards Act

Falsification of Employment Application

Falsification of Records

Family and Medical Leave Act

Featherbedding

Felony Conviction

Fitness for Duty Examination

Flextime Work Schedule

Freedom of Speech

Full-Time Status 
 
 

 

G

Graduation Standards Assessments

Grievances

Gross Misconduct

 

H

Harassment, Sexual

Health Insurance

Hearing Officers

Hearsay Evidence

Higher Assignment Pay

Highway Maintenance Employees

Hiring Procedures

Holiday Pay

Home as Worksite

Horseplay

Hours of Work 

 
 

I

Illegal Delegation of Authority

Impact Bargaining

Impasse

Indemnification of State employees by State in Civil Actions

Information Request During Grievance Proceedings

Injunctions

Injury on the Job

Insubordination

Insurance Coverage 

Interest

Interest Arbitration

Interlocutory Appeals

Investigation

Involuntary Demotion

Involuntary Resignation

Involuntary Transfer

Issue Preclusion 

 

 

 J
 

Job Content Changes

Job Descriptions

Joint Employers

Judicial Review and Enforcement

Judiciary Employees

Jurisdiction

 

L

 

Lab Credits

Last Best Offer Selection by VLRB

Law Enforcement Officers

Layoff

Leave of Absence

Legal Representation of State Employees in Civil Actions

Legislative Immunity

Librarians, Ranked

Limited Status employees

Lodging Reimbursement

Loudermill Right to Pre-termination Hearing

Lunch Break 

 

M

Management Rights

Managerial Employees

Mandatory Retirement

Marijuana Smoking

Market Factor Adjustment

Married Employees

Medical Appointment, Use of Sick Leave

Medical Leave

Merit Bonuses

Merit Pay

Merit System Principles 3 V.S.A. Section 312

Mileage Reimbursement

Military Leave

Military Reserves Duty

Minimum Qualifications 

Minimum Qualifications for Position

Misappropriation of Funds

Misconduct

Moonlighting

Mootness of Case

Municipal Employee Relations Act 

Municipal Libraries

 

N

National Origin Discrimination

Negligence

Negotiations Dispute Resolution

Negotiation Groundrules

Nepotism

Non-Union Employees

Nurses

 

O

 

Occupational Safety and Health

Off-Duty Conduct

Office Allowance

Office Space Assignment

Official Notice

Official Station

On-Call Employees

On-Call Status

Open Meeting Law

Overtime

Overtime Compensation 

 

P

Parental and Family Leave Act

Part-Time Employees

Past Practice

Pay Increases

Pay Periods

Pay Protection

Performance, Corrective Action

Performance Evaluations

Performance Feedback

Performance - Grievability of Notice of Performance Deficiencies

Perjury

Personal Leave

Personnel Designations of State Employees

Personnel Files

Personnel Rules

Phase Down Benefits

Physical Fitness Requirements

Physician/Patient Privilege

Picketing

Police

Political Reasons for Adverse Action Against Employee

Polygraph Examinations

Post Assignments

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Practice and Procedure (Vermont Labor Relations Board)

Prescription Drugs

Privacy Issues

Private Employers

Privilege Against Self-Incrimination

Privileges

Probationary Employees (Municipal)

Probationary Employees (State)

Probationary Period

Production of Documents

Professional Development Funds

Professional Employees

Promotion

Public Records Act

Public Records (Vermont Labor Relations Board) 

 

Q
 

Qualifications for Position
 

R

 

Race Discrimination

Ratification of Contracts

Reallocation of Position

Reappointment of Faculty (Vermont State Colleges)

Reasonable Accommodation of Disabled Employee

Reassignment of Duties

Reassignment of Employees

Reclassification of Position

Recognition, Voluntary

Reduction in Force

Reduction of Hours Worked

Reduction of Position

Re-Employment

Refusal to Bargain

"Regularly Working" Definition

Rehiring Former Employee

Reimbursement for Shortage in Public Fees

Reinstatement of Dismissed Employee

Reinstatement of Dismissed Employee Pending Supreme Court Decision

Release of Claims

Release Time for Union Activity

Religious Discrimination

Relocation of Employees

Remedies, Grievances

Remedies, Unfair Labor Practices

Removal

Reprimand of Employees

Resignation

Resignation, Involuntary

Res Judicata

Restoration

Retirement

Rules and Regulations for Personnel Administration 

 

S

 

Sabbatical Leave

Safety and Health

Salary Calculation Formula

Salary Compression

Salary Increase Upon Redesignation of Position

Salary Step Increases (State Employees)

Salary Step Increases (Teachers)

School Board Powers

Scope of Bargaining

Seasonal Employees

Secondary Employment

Seniority

Settlement Discussions

Sex Discrimination

Sexual Abuse

Sexual Harassment

Sexual Orientation Discrimination

Shift Bidding Rights

Shift Vacancies

Shifts

Showing of Interest

Sick Leave

Sleeping on the Job

Smoking Policies

"Standby" Status

State Colleges Faculty

State Employees Labor Relations Act

State Labor Relations Act

State Managers

State Police

Statutory Construction

Status Quo

Stay of Board Order

Stipulations

Strikes

Subcontracting

Summary Judgment

Supervisory Employees

Supervisory Feedback

Suspension of Employees 
 

T

Tardiness

Teachers Labor Relations Act

Teachers, Suspension and Dismissal (16 V.S.A. Section 1752)

Teaching Assignments of College Faculty

Temporary Employees, State

Temporary Relief from Duty

Tentative Contracts

Tenure, State Colleges Faculty

Tenure, University of Vermont Faculty

Trade Secrets Exemption Under Public Records Act

Transfer of Bargaining Unit Work

Transfer of Employees

Tuition Reimbursement

Tuition Waiver 
 

U
 

Unauthorized Absences

Unemployment Compensation

Unfair Labor Practices - Employer

Unfair Labor Practices - In General

Unfair Labor Practices - Procedure

Unfair Labor Practices - Union

Uniforms

Union Affiliations

Union Bulletin Boards 

Union Representation Right

Unit Clarification

Unit Determination 

Use of Force

Use of Obscenities 

 

V

Vacating Board Order

Vermont Arbitration Act

Voluntary Quit

Voluntary Recognition 

 

W
 

Waiver

Warning Period

Weekend Differential Pay

Weingarten Rights to Union Representation

Whistleblowing

Witnesses

Workday Length

Workers' Compensation

Working Test Period

Workload

Work Location

Work Rules

Work Schedules
 

Z
 

"Zipper" Clause

Zoning Administrator