UC, academic workers union commence unfair labor practices hearing

Photo of a COLA protest
Sunny Shen/File
The first Public Employment Relations Board hearing concerning charges filed by the United Automobile Workers Local 2865 union and the UC system against each other took place Tuesday. The next hearing is scheduled to take place Jan. 4.

United Automobile Workers, or UAW, Local 2865 union members and UC administrators convened Tuesday for the first Public Employment Relations Board, or PERB, hearing addressing unfair labor practice charges filed against each other.
Read More…

UC academic researchers choose union representative

Pending official certification by PERB, this will allow academic researchers to begin collective bargaining with UC administration, during which they will reportedly seek improved working conditions, including further career development, increased job security and greater compensation.
Read More…