Welcome to the Michigan Employment Relations Commission

  • The Michigan Employment Relations Commission (MERC) resolves labor disputes involving public and private sector employees by appointing mediators, arbitrators and fact finders, conducting union representation elections, determining appropriate bargaining units, and adjudicating unfair labor practice cases. The Bureau of Employment Relations is responsible for resolving labor disputes between public and private sector employers and employees.

    Public Employment Relations Act
    50th Anniversary Open House

    Tuesday, July 21, 2015
    1-4 PM Strolling Reception

    MERC Detroit Office – Cadillac Place
    3026 W. Grand Blvd, Ste. 2-750
    Detroit, MI 48202
    Light Snacks -- Photos and Memorabilia -- Public Welcome

    RSVPs requested to LARA-MERC-PERA50@michigan.gov

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