Decision 2528E – Poway Unified School District
Decision Date: June 7, 2017
Decision Type: PERB Decision (Non-Precedential)
Description: Charging party alleged that the District violated EERA by unilaterally implementing a dress code for staff without providing the Association with notice or an opportunity to negotiate.
Disposition: The Office of the General Counsel dismissed the charge after determining that the Association had failed to show that the District had a regular and consistent past practice of having no dress code. Finding that the subject of a dress code to be within the scope of representation and that the Association established a prima facie vase that the District promulgated a dress code without first providing the Association with notice and an opportunity to negotiate, the Board reversed the dismissal and remanded the matter to the Office of the General Counsel for issuance of a complaint.
Perc Vol: 41
Perc Index: 185