collective agreement


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collective agreement

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(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a negotiated agreement, which is not enforceable at law, between an employer and employees' representatives, covering rates of pay or terms and conditions of employment, or both
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Noun1.collective agreement - contract between labor and management governing wages and benefits and working conditionscollective agreement - contract between labor and management governing wages and benefits and working conditions
contract - a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law
yellow-dog contract - a labor contract (now illegal) whereby the employee agrees not to join a trade union
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While we arrived at an agreement on the exact content of a new collective agreement we were informed by the bank's management that this cannot be signed as finance minister Harris Georgiades objects," the union said in a statement on its website.
The Central Collective Agreement and the Unified Bargaining Unit Collective Agreement were ratified on October 30, 2015.
NEGOTIATIONS FOR the two Plunket collective agreements (CAs) get underway late this month.
This tentative agreement with UNITE follows on the conclusion in October 2014 of a new agreement with Air Canada's pilots on collective agreement terms for ten years.
The trade unions, as signatories of the collective agreement, disagree.
The minimum salary for each professional branch is defined by Collective agreements.
Despite the challenging economic environment in Russia, the parties determined it was essential to keep in place all benefits, subsidies and guarantees included in the prevailing collective agreement.
56) Moreover, due to the ministry's power to extend a collective agreement, an agreement can also apply to employers who were not parties to the collective agreements and to their employees.
Changes to the previous collective agreement also include an adjustment of the Service Allowance from 120 hours to 144 hours per annum.
After the new amendment, a terminated collective agreement will become a collective agreement for an unspecified term, unless one of the parties informs in writing, three months before the termination date, that it does not wish to extend the agreement.
Air Canada's 76 in-flight crew schedulers whose role it is is to coordinate work schedules for flight attendants ratified their new collective agreement on 15 February this year.
In her report, Councillor Janice Charles, cabinet member for human resources and equalities, said: "The council does not have an option other than to implement a new pay structure and if this cannot be achieved through a collective agreement then consideration will need to be given to the prospect of seeking direct implementation.

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