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The terms of the 2018 Apartment Building Agreement have been ratified by the residential membership of Local 32BJ.  If you desire to be bound to this agreement, please implement wage increases retroactive to April 21, 2018.  The RAB has sent out Assents for buildings who wish to be bound by the agreement.  If you have not received an Assent, please contact the RAB office.  The terms of the new agreement are contained in Residential Bulletin #285 (see below).

Please note the RAB office will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd & Friday, November 23rd, 2018, in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.  The office will resume normal business hours on Monday, November 26, 2018.
RAB members if you have any questions or issues regarding labor relations, please feel free to contact the RAB office at 212-889-4100 for assistance.


Stephen Halouvas

Stephen Halouvas is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey.  He began his career working in labor relations in the Entertainment industry where he spent 8 years handling contractual grievances and negotiating contracts. During his time as a union stagehand, was proud to work on such events as the 2008 Presidential Debates, TV shows such as Pan Am, and Movies such as Bourne Legacy.

Stephen received his Bachelor of Fine Arts, with Honors from Adelphi University in 2007.  He is a graduate of St. John’s University School of Law, where he graduated with Honors, and was the Vice President of the Labor Relations and Employment Law Society and a Junior Fellow of our Center for Labor and Employment Law. While at St. John’s, he received the ABA/BNA Award for Excellence in Labor and Employment Law, as well as the Dean’s awards for Excellence in Labor Law and Labor and Employment Arbitration for obtaining the highest grades in those areas. His other educational credentials include the AFL-CIO Organizing Institute, and classes in Contract Administration and Collective Bargaining at Cornell University ILR.


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