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bargaining agent

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(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) an organization, usually a trade union, that acts or bargains on behalf of a group of employees in collective bargaining
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The Treasury Board Secretariat is responsible for collective bargaining with all Ontario Public Service bargaining agents.
When no such showing of interest was filed, the board issued a certification of the TWU-IAM Associations as the recognized bargaining agents.
Despite the Court's commitment to choice and independence, it seems that there is latitude for governments to choose employees' bargaining agents without violating 2(d).
The court ruled that the Railroad Labor Act imposed a "duty of fair representation on exclusive bargaining agents.
Vulnerable people need bargaining agents to act for them.