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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APC Presents "Sunshine Proposals" for Full Contract Bargaining

Classification Issues, General Salary Increases, and Vacation Accrual Are Among Items on the Table


On February 19, 2017, APC Labor Relations Manager Lee Norris presented the CSU with APC’s “sunshine proposals,” the initial step in bargaining for a successor to our current collective bargaining agreement, which will expire on June 30, 2017... read more...

Time Keeping for Workload Grievances Made Easy

Free Online Programs Require Only a Click of the Button to Create the Evidence You Need to Win


Articel 28.27(a) of our Collective Bargaining Agreement provides in pertinent part:

"For full-time [exempt] employees . . . , the workweek shall be an average of forty (40) hours per week during any six... read more...

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Lee Norris
APC Labor Relations Manager

Barbara Petersen
APC Labor Relations Representative

Bernhard Rohrbacher
APC Senior Labor Relations Representative