Decision 2789M – Long Beach Public Transportation Company
Decision Date: September 3, 2021
Decision Type: PERB Decision (Non-Precedential)
Description: An administrative law judge issued a proposed decision finding that the District violated MMBA by unilaterally rescinding a sick leave buy-back program. The District excepted to the proposed decision. While exceptions were pending before the Board, the parties informed the Board that they had reached a global settlement of all disputes and the Union requested that it be permitted to withdraw the underlying unfair practice charge with prejudice, dismiss the corresponding complaint, and close the administrative case.
Disposition: The Board found the withdrawal of the underlying unfair practice charge and dismissal of the complaint pursuant to a global settlement agreement between the parties to be consistent with the MMBA’s purpose of promoting harmonious labor relations, and granted the request.