Alternative Dispute Resolution: New York
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Jessica Sussman
- New York employers are able to seek assistance in the settlement of labor disputes by engaging in the mediation and arbitration services provided by a state employment relations board. See Private Employers.
- Certain public sector employees, including police officers, firefighters, and deputy sheriffs are permitted to engage in compulsory arbitration when an impasse is reached during negotiations. See Public Employers.