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A reciprocal understanding, contract, or agreement of any sort usually pertaining to the loan, sale, or exchange of property between two parties, one of whom wants to dispose of an item that the other wants to obtain. To work out the terms of an agreement; to negotiate in Good Faith for the purpose of entering into an agreement.

A union engages in Collective Bargaining on proposed contract terms.

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n. 1) a mutual agreement or contract between two parties which is voluntary and involves the exchange of consideration (money, goods, services, or a promise for a promise). 2) a supposed good deal. (See: agreement, contract, consideration)

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GRANT, BARGAIN, AND SELL. - By the laws of the states of Pennsylvania, Delaware, Missouri, and Alabama, it is declared that the words grant, bargain, and sell) shall amount to a covenant that the grantor was seised of an estate in fee, freed from encumbrances done or suffered by him, and for quiet enjoyment as against all his acts. These words do not amount to a general warranty, but merely to a covenant that the grantor has not done any acts nor created any, encumbrance, by which the estate may be defeated. 2 Binn. R. 95 3 Penna. R. 313; 3 Penna., R. 317, note; 1 Rawle, 377; 1 Misso. 576. Vide 2 Caines R. 188; 1 Murph. R. 343; Id. 348; Ark. Rev. Stat, ch. 31, s. 1; 11 S. & R. 109.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The anti-graft agency has maintained that the final petition for plea bargain will be submitted in the accountability court.
The accused persons had moved an application through their defence counsel Mudassar Zaidi mentioning that his clients had entered into a plea bargain arrangement with NAB authorities under Section 25(b) of the National Accountability Ordinance, 1999 and the anti-graft watchdog had discharged them from the reference filed against them.
However, Zahid Ali's counsel pleaded before the bench that his client's case would be seen under plea bargain law of 2016.
However, the Justice Azmat stated that the law of the day would be applicable and according to that law, the clauses of plea bargain are to be decided by NAB.
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"The issue in this matter is whether the City of Newton (City or Employer) violated Section 10(a)(5) and, derivatively, Section 10(a)(1) of Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 150E (the Law) by: repudiating Article 32.04 of the parties' collective bargaining agreement (CBA) (Count I); failing to timely provide information (Count II); failing to bargain upon demand about fitness for duty examination issues (Count III); and imposing a fitness for duty policy as a condition of continued employment without providing notice and an opportunity to bargain about the decision and impacts of the decision (Count IV).
And, while many articles have been written about the merits of both these stores and the big four supermarkets, little has been done on comparing which of the bargain retailers actually work out the cheapest.
The National Labor Relations Act requires employers to bargain; it does not require them to be bad at it."
Starting with Wisconsin in 1959, however, states began passing union-friendly legislation that either gave teachers the right to collectively bargain or explicitly mandated that districts negotiate with unions in good faith.
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