Pasadena, CA asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law for California

Q: How long does a Company have to pay me Back Pay and job back after winning in Arbitration?

The Union advised me that I will get my job back and back pay, it's been over 11 months now and nothing, Union keeps dragging their feet say the Company needs W2's, then update my Commercial License, etc.

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Steve A. Buchwalter
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  • Encino, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: I do not know how union arbitration awards are enforced. With a normal arbitration, the arbitration agreement or award says that the award can be confirmed as a judgment. In those cases, you would confirm the award as a judgment and enforce the judgment.

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