840 A.2d 1170

AFSCME, COUNCIL 4, LOCAL 704 v. DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH

Supreme Court of Connecticut

The defendant’s petition for certification for appeal from the Appellate Court, 80 Conn. App. 1 (AC 23084), is granted, limited to the following issues:

“1. Did the Appellate Court properly reverse the judgment of the trial court, which found the parties to the arbitration jointly waived, by conduct or agreement, the deadline for rendering a decision by their conduct?

“2. Did the Appellate Court properly reverse the judgment of the trial court, which found that the plaintiff had waived its right to claim the award was untimely?”

The Supreme Court docket number is SC 17120.

Thomas P. Clifford III, assistant attorney general, in support of the petition.

J. William Gagne, Jr., and P. Jo Anne Burgh, in opposition.

Decided December 30, 2003