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collective bargaining

[kəlek′tiv]
the use of collective action by employees in negotiating working conditions and economic issues with their employer.

collective bargaining

A negotiation between an employer and employee representatives, e.g., between a health care facility and one of its employee unions.

collective bargaining,

n the negotiations between organized labor and employers on matters such as wages, hours, working conditions, and health and welfare programs.
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Base pay for employees covered by the collective bargaining agreement will be increased in two stages.
The Training School, a product of joint labor/management cooperation and foresight, is funded under the collective bargaining agreement with Local 32E.
Their previous collective bargaining agreement became amendable on 31 December 2008.
The existing collective bargaining agreement ends Sept.
Over the duration of the facility, Fitch will continually monitor MLB's economic model, future collective bargaining agreements, the terms and conditions of media contract renewals, and the credit quality of current and future media contract counterparties.
The agreement must be approved by the assembly of pilots and, if approved, will be enshrined in the 7th Collective Bargaining Agreement, valid from 2005 through to 2009.
Per the collective bargaining agreement, players will be tested for the next two seasons, and if more than 5 percent test positive, testing will become permanent and offenders will be disciplined.
Frontier Airlines (Nasdaq: FRNT) has reached a definitive agreement with the Frontier Airline Pilots Association (FAPA), after the union membership ratified a new collective bargaining agreement.
The members of Local 169 voted yesterday to approve the new collective bargaining agreement by a final tally of 231 to 39.
The league and players will immediately begin negotiating an interim collective bargaining agreement for the 2000 season.
The current APA-American Airlines collective bargaining agreement contains language governing extended long-haul flying such as DFW-Beijing on a city pair-specific basis only, which means airline management must secure an agreement with APA for this new service.

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