secondary picketing
secondary pick·et·ing n: the picketing of an employer who conducts business with an employer with whom a union has a dispute
◇ Secondary picketing that is not for the purpose of informing the public of the dispute violates the Labor Management Relations (Taft-Hartley) Act.

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

secondary picketing
picketing anywhere other than an employee's own place of work. Secondary picketing is unlawful.
Related links

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • secondary picketing — noun The picketing by workers of a firm with which they are not directly in dispute but which has a trading connection with their own firm, in order to maximize the effects of a strike • • • Main Entry: ↑second * * * ˌsecondary ˈpicketing f23… …   Useful english dictionary

  • secondary picketing — UK US noun [U] ► HR, WORKPLACE the act of trying to prevent people, especially employees, from going into a company s building when that company is doing business with another one where the employees are on strike: »In many countries secondary… …   Financial and business terms

  • secondary picketing —    The picketing of firms not themselves party to an industrial dispute, banned by the Conservative Government in the Employment Act 1990 …   Glossary of UK Government and Politics

  • secondary picketing — noun Brit. picketing of a firm not directly involved in a particular dispute …   English new terms dictionary

  • secondary picketing — See picketing …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • secondary picketing — ➡ trade union * * * …   Universalium

  • picketing — Under Section 20 of the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992, trade union immunity does not apply in the event of secondary action; i.e. action other than against the employer in question. However under Section 220 of the Act …   Law dictionary

  • Picketing (protest) — Picketing is a form of protest in which people (called picketers) [http://dictionary.reference.com/search?r=2 q=picketer] congregate outside a place of work or location where an event is taking place. Often, this is done in an attempt to dissuade …   Wikipedia

  • secondary action — noun Secondary picketing • • • Main Entry: ↑second …   Useful english dictionary

  • secondary — In English practice, an officer of the courts of king s bench and common pleas; so called because he was second or next to the chief officer. In the king s bench he was called Master of the King s Bench Office, and was a deputy of the… …   Black's law dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”