City Of Oakland, Unions, Agree To Mediation But Strike ContinuesNegotiators for the city of Oakland and the larger of two striking unions have agreed to try to settle the strike in mediation starting Monday, the two sides said Saturday night.
Judge Urges Settlement For Neighbors Suing Family Of Autistic Boy For Being 'Public Nuisance'A judge called for calm when a group of Sunnyvale neighbors suing the family of an autistic boy for being a public nuisance were in a San Jose Superior Court Tuesday morning.
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Union City Licorice Company Strike Heads To MediationAmerican Licorice Co. officials were meeting with union leaders at a federal mediator’s office in Oakland Monday to try to settle a strike at the company’s Union City plant that began five weeks ago, a union spokeswoman said.
Palo Alto Firefighters In Mediation With The CityWith negotiations at an impasse, Palo Alto firefighters are formally requesting mediation with the city. This comes a week after the union's contract proposal was rejected, meaning both sides are headed towards binding arbitration.
Mediation Set For Native American Burial Site In VallejoA federal mediator is scheduled to meet with Vallejo officials on Monday about plans to build over an ancient Native American burial site.