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    The Employment Relations Board (ERB) resolves disputes concerning labor relations for an estimated 3,000 different employers and 250,000 employees in public and private sector under its jurisdiction. The Board administers the collective bargaining law that covers public employees of the State of Oregon and its cities, counties, school districts, and other local governments; hears and decides appeals from state employees concerning personnel actions; and administers the collective bargaining law that regulates private employers who are not covered by the National Labor Relations Act.
Employment Relations Board Divisions ERB CURRENT EVENTS
ERB welcomes Lisa Umscheid as the newest Board Member!
Lisa Umscheid has been confirmed as the newest member of the Employment Relations Board, beginning October 17, 2016. She has more than 20 years of experience as a management  labor and employment attorney, with service in both the public and private sectors. She comes to the Board from the Oregon Department of Justice where she was a Senior Assistant Attorney General in the Labor and Employment Section. Lisa earned her undergraduate degree from Pomona College, and her J.D. (cum laude) from Willamette College of Law.  Lisa has a long history of working to enhance diversity and inclusion in the Oregon State Bar, including serving as chair of the Multnomah Bar Association diversity committee and as chair of  the Oregon State Bar Advisory Committee on Diversity and Inclusion. In 2006, Lisa received the Award of Merit from the Multnomah Bar Association for her work on diversity and inclusion.  She is also a past chair of the Oregon State Bar Government Law Section.  We welcome Lisa to the Board!
NEW - ERB Arbitrator Newsletter 2016 Fall edition