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Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service

The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, created in 1947, is an independent agency whose mission is to preserve and promote labor-management peace and cooperation. Headquartered in Washington, DC, with two regional offices and more than 70 field offices, the agency provides mediation and conflict resolution services to industry, government agencies and communities.

The Agency helps build better relationships through joint problem-solving and constructive responses to inevitable conflict. In turn, this improves the ability of organizations to create value for customers, shareholders and employees alike, and substantially benefits the national economy. The Agency concentrates its efforts on assisting employers and employees in coping with the demands of a rapidly changing workplace.[​internet/​index.asp]

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  • Arbitration Services

    This final rule amends the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) rules pertaining to arbitration services. It revises rules addressing the removal of arbitrators from the FMCS roster, the process relating to complaints about arbitrators, procedures for requesting lists and panels, arbitrators' inactive status, the selection by...

  • Arbitration Services

    The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) proposes to amend its rules relating to arbitrators' inactive status, removal, appointment, referral and obligation to provide FMCS with information. The proposed rules also address the appointment of arbitrators where a party has failed to pay fees in previous cases. In addition, the...

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