Research Professionals (RX) Contract
July 1, 2008 - June 30, 2013

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  Benefits Reopener Agreement (2012)
Article 1 Access
Article 2 Agreement
Article 3 Arbitration Procedure
Article 4 University Benefits
Article 5 Campus Lab Closure
Article 6 Compensation | LBNL Compensation
Article 7 Corrective Action / Discipline Dismissal
Article 8 Development and Training
Article 9 Duration of Agreement
Article 10 Grievance Procedure
Article 11 Healthy and Safety
Article 12 Holidays
Article 13 Hours of Work
Article 14 Indemnification
Article 15 Labor Management Meetings
Article 16 Layoffs and Reduction in Time
Article 17 Leaves for Union Business
Article 18 Leaves of Absence
Article 19 Management Rights
Article 20 Medical Separation
Article 21 Military Leaves
Article 22 Moving Expenses
Article 23 Multiple Appointments
Article 24 No Strikes
Article 25 Non Discrimination in Employment
Article 26 Out of Class Pay / Temporary Assignment
Article 27 Parking
Article 28 Payroll Deduction
Article 29 Performance Evaluation
Article 30 Personnel Files
Article 31 Positions / Appointments
Article 32 Probationary Period
Article 33 Reasonable Accommodation
Article 34 Release Time for Bargaining
Article 35 Resignation Job Abandonment
Article 36 Respectful and Fair Treatment
Article 37 Severability
Article 38 Shift Differential
Article 39 Sick Leave
Article 40 Subcontracting
Article 41 Transfer / Promotion / Reclassification
Article 42 Travel Reimbursement
Article 43 Vacation
Article 44 Waiver
Article 45 Work Incurred Injury
Article 46 Work Rules
Appendix A Research Unit Compensation Rates (to be updated)
Clinical Research Coodinators
Appendix B LBNL Compensation Rates
Appendix C Grievance Form
Appendix D Enumeration of University Benefits
Appendix E LBNL Development and Training
Appendix F LBNL Layoff and Reduction in Time
Appendix G Parking
Appendix H Flu Vaccination Policy
Appendix I Retiree Health
Appendix J Contract Execution
Sideletter Grievance Procedure: Adding Electronic Filing of Step 3 (08-30-12)
Sideletter Removal of Term Non-Grievable, Non-Arbitratable
Sideletter Campus Grievance Resolution Committee Program Guidelines
Sideletter LBNL Time Reporting Sick Leave and Vacation
Sideletter Sea Going Employees at UCSD (to be negotiated by Equity Committee)
Sideletter University Benefits
Sideletter LBNL Hours of Work/Advanced Light Source
Sideletter LBNL Research Associate Salary and Genomic Shift Operation
Sideletter Local Equity Agreement (final) | Local Equity-Except LBNL
Sideletter Settlement Agreement
Sideletter Layoff and Reemployment Labor-Management Committee
Sideletter Understanding Regarding Article 4: University Benefits
Sideletter Understanding Regarding Article 6: Compensation Step (except LBNL)
Sideletter Proposed Revision of Layoff Designation for 2009 (UCD)
Sideletter Bargaining Related Requests for Information