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Alternative Dispute Resolution: Texas

Alternative Dispute Resolution requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Author: Susan Borowski, Reliable Writing Services

Summary

  • Either party in a private employer dispute may petition for arbitration to the state labor arbitration board for resolution. See Voluntary Arbitration.
  • A labor arbitration board can be convened to hear disputes, including those by employees who are not represented by a union. See Labor Arbitration Board.
  • The petition for arbitration must include a number of specific items. See Arbitration Procedures.
  • Employers, unions and employees are prohibited from engaging in certain conduct during an arbitration proceeding. See Conduct During Arbitration.