labor dispute


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labor dispute
n.
A disagreement between employees and their employer about terms and conditions of employment, including pay, safety, hours, etc.

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  • labor dispute — UK US noun [C] US HR ► LABOUR DISPUTE(Cf. ↑labour dispute) …   Financial and business terms

  • labor dispute — A controversy between an employer and his employees as to terms and conditions of the employment. 31 Am J Rev ed Lab § 369. Any controversy over wages, hours, working conditions, or terms of employment. Anno: 28 ALR2d 297 (involving right to… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • labor dispute — Term generally includes any controversy between employers and employees concerning terms, tenure, hours, wages, fringe benefits, or conditions of employment, or concerning the association or representation of persons in negotiating, fixing,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • labor dispute — Term generally includes any controversy between employers and employees concerning terms, tenure, hours, wages, fringe benefits, or conditions of employment, or concerning the association or representation of persons in negotiating, fixing,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • labor dispute — conflict between employer and employee, legal stage before a strike is declared …   English contemporary dictionary

  • labor dispute insurance — Insurance against loss resulting from strikes or labor disputes. 29A Am J Rev ed Ins § 1371. Insurance of employers of labor in the manufacturing business against loss or damage resulting directly or indirectly from any interference with or… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • arbitration of labor dispute — The hearing, determination, decision, and award by a board of arbitrators of the issues involved in a labor dispute …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • directly interested in labor dispute — Interested as the employer; interested as an employee in hours, wages, or working conditions involved. Anno: 28 ALR2d 338, 339 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • injunction in labor dispute — A pertinent classification because of the prevailing pendency to regulate such relief closely by statute. 31 Am J Rev ed Lab §§ 490 et seq …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • participation in labor dispute — As disqualification for unemployment compensation, an active involvement, such as picketing. Tube Reducing Corp. v Unemployment Compensation Com. 136 NJL 410, 56 A2d 596, affd 1 NJ 177, 62 A2d 473, 5 ALR2d 855 …   Ballentine's law dictionary