Probation

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Probation

1. An initial period of employment during which an employee is evaluated. Typically, it is easier to dismiss a new employee during probation. At the conclusion of the probation, the employer decides whether or not to keep the employee on staff. A new employee may not be eligible for some benefits during probation.

2. A period during which an employee has been warned that his/her performance may result in termination if it does not improve.
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A probationary period may allow for streamlined terminations that do not require due process procedures.
While this case is not apparently behind him provided that he will comply with the payment and what is required of him during the probationary period, Bieber still needs a face a string of other troubles with the law including a case in Miami for driving under the influence and another case in Los Angeles in which Bieber was accused of trying to take away a woman's mobile device.
And for an officer still in his probationary period to pursue this armed and dangerous individual was incredibly brave.
The probationary period starts from the beginning of the Euro 2016 qualifying round until the end of play-offs of that tournament.
Once the probationary period is successfully completed, and if the new employee's property is operating successfully, more formal training in compliance can be offered.
The exclusion is also suspended for a probationary period of three years," UEFA said.
Mike Dalton was appointed captain for Station 2 Airport, and Paul Hamilton was appointed deputy district chief for Station 6 Onondaga for a probationary period of one year effective Dec.
The defendant can file a petition to the traffic court requesting that he be pardoned for the remaining time of the probationary period.
50pm A nervous Ruth returns to clinical duties for a probationary period, but her first task is to help an uncooperative man who appears to be suffering from a serious lung disease.
Diogo to police lieutenant, with a starting salary of $68,500 and subject to a 12-month probationary period.
Merritt was eventually promoted but was subject to a 90-day probationary period, which no male drivers had faced.
Bennett's auctioneer's license was suspended for 90 days, after which he will have a two-year probationary period during which any further violations will result in his license being revoked.