Illegal Strike

Illegal Strike

A strike in violation of the law. Examples of illegal strikes include those that contravene court orders, do not have authorization from union membership, or are undertaken by certain groups of workers, notably police offers, not permitted to go on strike. Participants in an illegal strike may face legal sanctions.
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PMS Association said that they will not accept the illegal strike in support of Ahad Cheema.
All those employees that are in the ongoing illegal strike and those who failed to resume work on January 8, the management recognises they have resigned automatically.
He told the Halifax International Security Forum that he and Trump have had conversations about such a scenario and that he has told Trump he wouldn't carry out an illegal strike.
As an illegal strike, the PELRB met, issued an order prohibiting the action and asked counsel to get the order enforced by the Superior Court.
Asked if he would support an illegal strike, Mr Burgon said the question was "hypothetical".
Although it remains highly unlikely that McGregor would throw such a blatant illegal strike, the brash Irishman is known to be as unpredictable as it comes.
Eskoms power stations and operations have not been adversely affected by the current illegal strike action by members of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM).
According to reports, the illegal strike was rumored to be caused by the 'rank-and-file' over what is seen as interference by the waterfront commission in their collective bargaining agreement.
The PIA is doing its best to look after its passengers and feels profoundly sorry for the inconvenience caused to all the valued PIA passengers due to illegal strike, the spokesman said.
This Bill also addresses the workers who feel pressured not to cross an illegal picket line by punishing unions who call an illegal strike.
Five of the drivers served jail terms after it was declared an illegal strike, while 29 others were deported without trial.
COSATU was approached by the strike committee to engage with them to facilitate a return to work of the employees who are currently on the illegal strike," Amplats spokeswoman Mpumi Sithole (http://www.