municipal employees

Philadelphia not Required to Immediately Fill Fire Captain and Lieutenant Vacancies

Neither its home rule charter nor civil service regulations required the City of Philadelphia to immediately fill vacancies in fire captain and fire lieutenant positions, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held in Philadelphia Firefighters’ Union, Local 22 v. City of Philadelphia.

By | 2017-05-19T22:51:27+00:00 August 12th, 2015|Categories: Employment Law, Labor Law, Municipal Law|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Philadelphia not Required to Immediately Fill Fire Captain and Lieutenant Vacancies

No Unfair Labor Practice where Local Workforce Investment Board Contracted with Private Entities

A county was not required to collectively bargain with its employees’ union before a local workforce investment board could seek competitive bids for the provision of services previously provided by county employees, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held in American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, District Council 87 v. Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board.

By | 2017-05-19T22:51:29+00:00 April 24th, 2015|Categories: Labor Law, Municipal Law|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on No Unfair Labor Practice where Local Workforce Investment Board Contracted with Private Entities