NYC Office of Collective Bargaining
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First Name: Initial: Last Name: Suffix: Arbitrator Since:
William L. Schecter Esq. 1994
 
Arbitration/Mediation Experience
Over one thousand arbitration awards in the private and public sectors.
 
Panels/Permanent Arbitrator
PANELS:
American Arbitration Association
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service
National Mediation Board
New Jersey State Board of Mediation
New York State Public Employment Relations Board
New York City Office of Collective Bargaining

CURRENT AND FORMER PERMANENT ARBITRATOR APPOINTMENTS:
Local 32BJ Service Employees International Union / Realty Advisory Board on Labor Relations, Inc. (multi-employer real estate industry association in NYC, Long Island, Westchester, Connecticut and New Jersey)
Local 32BJ SEIU / Concourse Village, Inc.
Local 32BJ SEIU / 50 West Street
Local 1430 International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers / Ellington Owners Corp.
Local 670 Stationary Engineers, Firemen, Maintenance and Building Service Union, RWDSU,
UFCW / New York Partners Management LLC
Local 670 Stationary Engineers, Firemen, Maintenance and Building Service Union, RWDSU,
UFCW / Calvary Baptist Church Senior Housing Development Fund Co., Inc.
New York City Transit / Local 100, Transport Workers Union of America
New York State / Civil Service Employees Association
Airport Group International, Inc. / International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
Signature Flight Support, Inc. / International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
Continental Airlines, Inc. / Transport Workers Union of America
Westchester County, New York / Westchester County Correction Officers Benevolent Association
Nassau County, New York / Civil Service Employees Association
American Eagle Flagship Airlines, Inc. / Association of Professional Flight Attendants
Chautauqua Airlines, Inc. / International Brotherhood of Teamsters

OTHER APPINTMENTS:
Appointed by U.S. Secretary of Labor and U.S. Secretary of Transportation as co-chairman of a joint Airline Industry Labor-Management Committee consisting of representatives of the major national airline unions and major national and regional airlines to study and make recommendations for improvements in the process for the settling of labor disputes.
 
Issues/Industries
Seniority (including promotion, layoff, recall and displacement rights); discipline, discharge and employment discrimination; arbitrability; drug and alcohol testing; out-of-title work; healthcare and pension benefits; pay issues including overtime, bonuses, differentials and severance; leaves of absence; statutory law; interest arbitration; vacations and holidays; safety and health; subcontracting; sick leave; productivity standards; job security; disability determinations; successorship; vacation entitlement; hiring
 
Work History
Alcatel-Lucent, Inc. - Law and Workforce Relations Vice President
Trans World Airlines, Inc. - Vice President – Labor Relations
 
Education
Lafayette College, AB, Economics
Fordham University School of Law, JD
 
Professional Affiliations
New York State Bar
United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
United States Supreme Court

New York State Bar Association
- Labor and Employment Law Section
- Dispute Resolution Section