- 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. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
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