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.

  • MERC-NLRB Training - the Basics - offered free-of-charge - Friday, 9/23/16 - in Lansing PDF icon

    MERC-NLRB Training Flyer