unemployment benefit

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Related to unemployment compensation: Unemployment insurance, Unemployment benefits

Unemployment Benefit

A payment made, especially by a government, to an unemployed person. Unemployed benefits are available to persons who have been laid off or terminated against their will. These benefits help them pay their bills until they can find more work.

unemployment benefit

see JOBSEEKERS ALLOWANCE.

unemployment benefit

see JOBSEEKERS ALLOWANCE.
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Before period 4 begins, the instructor announces that the government will offer one dollar of unemployment compensation to any worker who does not work.
where [Gamma] is the level of unemployment compensation per period, and [Mathematical Expression Omitted] is the expected, or average, value of all wages exceeding a reservation wage of [Mathematical Expression Omitted].
There is legislation and regulation pertaining to nearly all conditions of employment, to wage and hours provisions, unemployment compensation, old-age and retirement benefits, medical care, and other comforts.
Slater, 65, automatically qualifies for Medicare because of her age, and because Battle pays the proper federal, state and local taxes, Slater has the protection of unemployment compensation if she cannot work.
July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Labor & Industry Secretary Julia Hearthway today released the results of an independent study of the IBM computer system, known as the Unemployment Compensation Modernization System (UCMS), designed to calculate and provide unemployment compensation benefit payments in Pennsylvania.
After Nurse Grysiak was terminated, she applied for unemployment compensation benefits (UCB).
3402(o) are "supplemental unemployment compensation benefits" subject to income tax withholding; no similar specific exception exists for Sec.
The second provision allowed unemployed veterans to receive up to a full year of unemployment compensation at the rate of twenty dollars per week.
Failure to adopt effective preventive practices such as those outlined below can lead to liabilities arising from unemployment compensation, workers' compensation, employee benefits, overtime obligations and employment discrimination violations as well as a range of other unexpected costs.
An employee who was given that choice and chooses resignation can still receive unemployment compensation or file a lawsuit against the boss.
Normal unemployment benefit guidelines are waived so that participants continue to receive a stipend equal to their unemployment compensation for up to 24 weeks while their business gets off the ground.
July 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett yesterday signed into law House Bill 26, a fiscally-responsible, four-year program aimed to improve the quality, efficiency and timeliness of the state's unemployment compensation (UC) operations.

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