The American Bar Association guide to workplace law : everything you need to know about your rights as an employee or employer

Author(s): Fick, Barbara J
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Subjects: Labor laws and legislation--United States--Popular works
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : Times Books, c1997
LC Classification: K, KF
Physical Description: xv, 192 p. ; 20 cm
Table of Contents: Foreword
Ch. 1. How Law Affects the Workplace: From Government Regulation to Private Agreements 3
Ch. 2. The Hiring Process: Ads, Tests, Interviews - and More 14
Ch. 3. Terms and Conditions of Employment: Everything from Wages to Sexual Harassment, Leave Time, and Health Insurance 39
Ch. 4. Ending the Employment Relationship: Leaving Your Job - Voluntarily or Not 78
Ch. 5. Retirement: Your Pension and Social Security Rights 97
Ch. 6. Unions in the Workplace: Rights for Both Workers and Employers 106
Ch. 7. Government Employment: Civil Service, Constitutional Protections, and Other Special Features 128
Ch. 8. Enforcing Workplace Rights: Guidelines for Resolving Workplace Problems 138
App. I. Defining the Terms Found in Federal Law 149
App. II. Labor and Employment Laws 154
Index 181
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Guide to workplace law
Portion of title: Workplace law
Running title: ABA guide to workplace law
Additional Authors: American Bar Association
Notes: LCCN: 96035913
ISBN: 0812929284 (acid-free paper)
"Principal author, Barbara J. Fick"--P. v
Includes index
OCLC Number: 35526254
ISBN/ISSN: 0812929284