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union shop

n.
A business or industrial establishment whose employees are required to be union members or to agree to join the union within a specified time after being hired. Also called closed shop.

union shop

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) (formerly) an establishment whose employment policy is governed by a contract between employer and a trade union permitting the employment of nonunion labour only on the condition that such labour joins the union within a specified time period. Compare open shop, closed shop

un′ion shop`


n.
a shop, business, etc., in which membership in a union is made a condition of employment, but in which the employer may hire nonunion workers provided that they become members after a stated period, usu. 30 days.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.union shop - a company allowed to hire nonunion workers on the condition that they will join the union within a specified time
company - an institution created to conduct business; "he only invests in large well-established companies"; "he started the company in his garage"
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CO-OPERATIVE AND COMMUNITY BENEFIT SOCIETIES ACT 2014 Notice of Cancellation pursuant to section 5 of the Act Notice is hereby given that the Authority has pursuant to the above mentioned section this day cancelled the registration of Union Shop Co-operative Limited (Register No.
Under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA), the federal law that regulates most private sector union-management relations, unions can negotiate what are known as Union Shop clauses.
A Restricted Shop B Closed shop C Union Shop D Blue Shop 13.
Contract notice: Supply and Delivery of Pre-Packed Sandwiches, Wraps and Rolls to the Students~ Union Shop.
However, I do accept the Government's proposals to publish and if necessary regulate the cost to the taxpayer of 'full time' trade union shop stewards working in the public sector.
BOSSES at troubled Grangemouth oil refinery have been ordered to pay the wages of a sacked union shop steward until his case is resolved.
The Yuletide face of UPS has slipped to reveal a bullying culture of excessive workloads, where a legitimate trade union shop steward has been victimised and lost his job," said Onay Kasab, Unite regional officer.
The argument for a union shop is that all employees will receive greater benefits from collective bargaining performed by a labor union than would be the case if each individual employee were to act on his or her own behalf.
FORMER GKN engineering union shop steward Norman Goodwin called Saltley Gate the "most important class victory" of modern times.
Management does not and shall never condone the entitlement attitude of some staff members, including union shop stewards that they deserve to get certain positions without the requisite qualifications, experience and skills.
Staff from the newspaper will be in the Student Union shop on the Queensgate campus on Tuesday and Wednesday next week.
Union shop stewards will meet next week to discuss arrangements for a strike ballot, which is set to go ahead from August 11, with the result due in early September.

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