Conducting Negotiations. Upon receipt of a written request to negotiate, the Association or the Board shall submit a written response to the other party within ten (10) Working Days. The response shall indicate whether the party in receipt of the request to negotiate consents to negotiate, and, if so, what subject(s) that party agrees to negotiate.
Conducting Negotiations. The negotiation teams will meet in closed sessions, unless otherwise agreed upon mutually in advance. All proposals must be channeled through the negotiation teams at the table. The teams will present relevant data, exchange points of view, and make proposals and counterproposals. Upon request of either party, the other shall make available for inspection its public records and data pertinent to the subject under negotiation.