The Department of Central Management Services v. The Illinois Labor Relations Board

Illinois Appellate Court
Civil Court
Citation
Case Number: 
2013 IL App (4th) 110877
Decision Date: 
January 11, 2013
District: 
4th Dist
Division/County: 
ILRB
Justice: 
STEIGMANN
Holding: 
Reversed.
Attorney-assistants at Pollution Control Board are managerial employees as a matter of law, given their unique duties and independent authority as surrogates to Pollution Control Board members. Thus, attorney-assistants should not be included in AFSCME's existing bargaining unit.(POPE and KNECHT, concurring.)