labor relations:
relations between management and labor esp. as involved in collective bargaining and maintenance of contract.
—Merriam Webster Dictionary

APC is the exclusive representative of all California State University employees in Unit 4, Academic Support, regarding their terms and conditions of employment. As such, APC engages in collective bargaining with CSU management about the Collective Bargaining Agreement (a/k/a “Memorandum of Understanding” or “Contract”) covering these terms and conditions of employment. APC also represents Unit 4 members in grievances against CSU management to ensure the enforcement (a/k/a “maintenance”) of the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

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If you are using a CSU e-mail account (ending in “.edu”) for grievance- or discipline related communications, you do so at your own peril.  The CSU can and will access such e-mail accounts without your knowledge to defeat grievances and discipline appeals, as a recent... read more...

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