EMPLOYER REFUSAL TO BARGAIN IN GOOD FAITH; DEFENSES – Past Practice; Maintenance of Status Quo
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608.05000 – Past Practice; Maintenance of Status Quo
Union failed to establish City had past practice of offering “last chance” agreements to firefighters charged with a first offense relating to the use of alcohol. Two previous examples cited by union cannot be used as evidence of past practice since the settlement agreements in those cases expressly stated that they were non-precedent setting.