Decision 2763H – American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees Local 3299 (Valdespino)
Decision Date: April 16, 2021
Decision Type: PERB Decision (Non-Precedential)
Description: Rini Valdespino excepted to a proposed decision dismissing her complaint which alleged that the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees Local 3299 (AFSCME) breached its duty of fair representation by failing to respond to Valdespino’s request to arbitrate four grievances, by not appealing those four grievances to arbitration, by not completing the arbitration process for the grievances, and by not explaining to Valdespino its reasons for these omissions. The ALJ dismissed the complaint and charge, concluding that Valdespino failed to prove AFSCME’s handling of her grievances or lack of communication regarding their status breached its duty of fair representation.
Disposition: The Board affirmed the proposed decision.
Perc Vol: 45
Perc Index: 94