An Introduction to Labor Law Third Edition

Author: Michael Evan Gold
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 0801470552
Format: PDF, ePub
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An Introduction to Labor Law is a useful and course-tested primer that explains the basic principles of the federal law regulating the relationship of employers to labor unions. In this updated third edition, which features a new introduction, Michael Evan Gold discusses the law that applies to union organizing and representation elections, the duty to bargain in good faith, economic weapons such as strikes and lockouts, and the enforcement of collective bargaining agreements. Gold describes the structure and functions of the National Labor Relations Board and of the federal courts in regard to labor cases and also presents a number of legal issues presently in contention between labor and management.

Employment and Labor Law

Author: Patrick J. Cihon
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 130558001X
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Readers who are majoring in business or another non-legal professions will find EMPLOYMENT AND LABOR LAW, 9E offers the ideal comprehensive introduction to employment and labor relations. This book uses excerpts from real law cases to illustrate how labor-related disputes arise and are resolved in the courts. Eye-opening features, such as The Working Law and Ethical Dilemmas, demonstrate how labor legislation and ethical decision-making impact employees at all levels -- from hourly workers to owners. Readers review the most up-to-date information on the NLRB and EEOC, the Fair Labor Standards Act, President Obama’s executive orders regarding undocumented immigrants and LGBT rights, Obamacare, the Defense of Marriage Act, and other employee-benefits developments. This edition also addresses relevant issues, such as FLSA and NLRB rights for unpaid interns, teaching assistants, and student-athletes. No other book combines such balanced coverage with a reader-friendly approach. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

LABOUR AND INDUSTRIAL LAWS

Author: P.K. PADHI,
Publisher: PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
ISBN: 8120353498
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This comprehensive and well-organised text, now in its Third Edition, explains, with great clarity and precision, the labour and industrial laws such as the Industrial Disputes Act, the Factories Act, and the Contract Labour Act. While giving a broad perspective of the subject, the text brings out the objectives behind the enactment of every legislation, discusses the relevant case laws and shows how the Constitution is related to labour laws. Formulas for the calculation of compensation for retrenchment, death, permanent disablement are also provided. Legal jargon has been completely avoided so that anyone who is not expert in this particular subject can also understand these laws with ease. The book is primarily meant for the undergraduate and postgraduate students of law and management as well as for the postgraduate students of commerce. Besides, students pursuing professional courses such as Company Secretaryship (CS) and ICWA would also find the book very useful. NEW TO THE THIRD EDITION In this edition, the amendments made in the Payment of Wages Act, the Employees’ Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, the Payment of Bonus Act and the Apprentices Act have been incorporated.

The Autonomy of Labour Law

Author: Alan Bogg
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1782254633
Format: PDF, Mobi
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To what extent is labour law an autonomous field of study? This book is based upon the papers written by a group of leading international scholars on this theme, delivered at a conference to mark Professor Mark Freedland's retirement from his teaching fellowship in Oxford. The chapters explore the boundaries and connections between labour law and other legal disciplines such as company law, competition law, contract law and public law; labour law and legal methodologies such as reflexive governance and comparative law; and labour law and other disciplines such as ethics, economics and political philosophy. In so doing, it represents a cross-section of the most sophisticated current work at the cutting edge of labour law theory.

A History of American Law Revised Edition

Author: Lawrence M. Friedman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451602661
Format: PDF
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A History of American Law has become a classic for students of law, American history and sociology across the country. In this brilliant and immensely readable book, Lawrence M. Friedman tells the whole fascinating story of American law from its beginnings in the colonies to the present day. By showing how close the life of the law is to the economic and political life of the country, he makes a complex subject understandable and engrossing. A History of American Law presents the achievements and failures of the American legal system in the context of America's commercial and working world, family practices and attitudes toward property, slavery, government, crime and justice. Now Professor Friedman has completely revised and enlarged his landmark work, incorporating a great deal of new material. The book contains newly expanded notes, a bibliography and a bibliographical essay.

Employment Law for Human Resource Practice

Author: David J. Walsh
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305830547
Format: PDF
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Packed with the most current cases and examples available, EMPLOYMENT LAW FOR HUMAN RESOURCE PRACTICE, 5E addresses human resource practices associated with each stage of the employment process--from hiring, to managing, to firing--as it emphasizes the application of legal concepts to business situations. News clippings, hypothetical situations, and other hands-on applications offer students opportunities to develop issue spotting, critical thinking, and legal reasoning skills that will be integral in their future careers as human resource managers. Covering the most important employment law topics, the Fifth Edition is completely up to date with the latest legislation, new regulations, and recent case law. It includes extended coverage of the rights of vulnerable employees under the Americans with Disabilities Act, racial discrimination, the use of background checks, the Family Medical Leave Act, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Labour Law Rules Third Edition

Author: Marie Mcgregor
Publisher: Siber Ink
ISBN: 1928309143
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Labour Law Rules! is a book designed primarily as an introductory text for students encountering labour law for the first time, whether their goal is a law degree or some other discipline involving a basic knowledge of the labour relations regulatory regime in South Africa. In the past two years, since publication of the first edition of Labour Law Rules!, some significant events took place which impacted on labour law, resulting in a number of changes proposed to reform labour law. The new edition of Labour Law Rules! aims to lay a sound and up to date foundation of basic labour law rules which will enable students to be empowered to assist in shaping the future working environment and laws of the country. The second edition of the bestselling text book Labour Law Rules! continues to provide a highly accessible text on labour, equity, social security, skills development and related laws, fully updated to include the latest changes and amendments in labour law in South Africa. It discusses these laws against the backdrop of South Africa as a member state of the ILO and the economic and socio-economic context in the country.

Employment Law

Author: Stephen Taylor
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199604894
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This is an accessible introduction to UK employment law for non-law students. It provides a wide range of topics reflecting the content of employment law modules, and the extensive evaluative material raises the major debates and encourages critical thinking.

Essentials of Sports Law

Author: Glenn M. Wong
Publisher: Praeger Publishers
ISBN: 9780275971212
Format: PDF, Docs
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Wong provides a comprehensive review of legal issues encountered throughout the sports industry, including professional, intercollegiate, Olympic, high school, youth, and adult recreational sport. The text examines contracts/waivers, constitutional law, gender discrimination, drug testing, torts, antitrust, labor, intellectual property, broadcasting, agents, employment law, internet gambling, and disability law.

Introduction to Swiss Law

Author: François Dessemontet
Publisher:
ISBN: 9789041122605
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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This handy volume offers practitioners and students an introduction to the law of Switzerland. Encompassing all the major fields of legal practice, Introduction to Swiss Law provides an essential understanding of Swiss legal system, with special emphasis on some contemporary issues, so that users can become familiar with the legal institutions and pursue further research on specific Swiss legal matters. With 18 chapters written by Swiss experts in their respective fields of law, each gives French and German terminology and supported with selected list of books in French and German, this is the ideal starting point whenever a question of Swiss law must be answered. The book includes, among others, the following topics: sources of Swiss law; the federal constitution; administrative law; legal persons; family and inheritance ;; property; contracts; civil liability; competition and intellectual property; as well as the fields of corporations, banking law, taxation, labor law, private international law and criminal law. Chapters on civil and criminal procedure include coverage of the essential elements of evidence rules, remedies, and enforcement. A comprehensive list of books and articles on Swiss law in English is also attached to the book. Now in its third edition, this concise and practical guide is sure to continue providing interested parties with a speedy and reliable opening to whatever aspect of Swiss law they need to know. It is also of great value as a comparative source, in broader terms, on Swiss legal practice.