MSPB Judge’s Handbook as a Resource

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Reviewing the MSPB Judge’s handbook, whether you are a union representative representing an employee in an adverse action under appeal at the Merit Systems Protection Board, or you are an employee representing yourself, can prove a valuable resource and an indispensable tool. This handbook provides all the procedural information you could need.  Some of the topics include:

  • Purpose
  • 120 Day Processing Standard
  • Abbreviations and definitions
  • Acknowledgement Orders
  • Discovery
  • Suspension of cases
  • Conferences
  • Motions
  • Pre-Hearing procedures
  • Hearing Procedures
  • And a lot more

Using the MSPB Judge’s Handbook

In addition to using the MSPB handbook as a road map for litigation processes, the handbook itself provides an incredibly valuable reference source for accurate definitions, deadlines, formats for pleadings, case flow, options for motions and extensions, among many other references. It is one of the documents any seasoned practitioner would keep by their side.

The handbook can be downloaded at the MSPB website by clicking here.


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