Fairweather's Practice and Procedure in Labor Arbitration, Fourth Edition

This landmark reference for parties, representatives, and decision-makers covers all aspects of labor arbitration. It highlights representative rulings and opinions to help practitioners solve practical and procedural problems. It also covers selecting an arbitrator, challenges to arbitration, all aspects of the hearing, due process considerations, remedies, and more.

Price: $135 Book

Ray J. Schoonhoven
Editor (deceased)


For more than two decades, this volume has helped parties, representatives, and decisionmakers understand how arbitrators solve the practical and procedural problems they encounter. The Fourth Edition guides you by documenting and analyzing arbitrators pertinent rulings and by discussing the courts actions in judicial review.

You get complete coverage of key topics including:

  • Submission of a case to arbitration
  • Suits to compel or to stay arbitration
  • Selection of the arbitrator
  • Challenges to arbitrability
  • The hearing, evidence, rules of evidence, witnesses, contract interpretation, and burden of proof
  • Due process considerations, fair representation obligations, standard of review, and vacation
  • Remedies awarded by arbitrators
  • Enforcement of statutory rights
  • Arbitration in the non-collective bargaining setting


Bloomberg BNA authors and editors are practicing professionals with insider perspectives and real-life experience. Learn more about this book’s authors and editors.


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