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TEAMSTER. One who drives horses in a wagon for the purpose of carrying goods for hire he is liable as a common carrier. Story, Bailm. Sec. 496.

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The ladies heard the rustling of hay, and well understood the reason why Edwards was in the capacity of a teamster.
NetJets aircraft technicians and related employees represented by the Teamsters Airline Division and Teamsters Local 284 conducted an informational picket at the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance on June 2, the company said.
NetJets aircraft technicians and related employees represented by the Teamsters Airline Division and Teamsters Local 284 are protesting a decision by NetJets to ban workers from wearing union buttons approved by the National Labor Relations Board, the group said.
Mechanics and related classifications at Allegiant Air voted overwhelmingly for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters to become their collective bargaining representatives in an election with the National Mediation Board (NMB), the company said.
The Teamsters said that the North Haven workers are seeking fair wages, affordable and better health care, retirement security, improved working conditions and respect and dignity on the job.
A union representation election scheduled for today at Con-way Freight s Orlando, FL facility was cancelled just hours before the polls were due to open when the Teamsters Union notified the National Labor Relations Board that it was withdrawing its petition for election.
based Allegiant Air have voted to join the Airline Professionals Association, Teamsters Local 1224 in Wilmington, Ohio, the Teamsters Airline Division said.
US trade union, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, announced on Thursday that Horizon Air's mechanics and related workers have voted in favor of representation by the Teamsters Airline Division, reaffirming their support for the Teamsters Union.
Auto Business News-August 12, 2011--BMW AG reaches agreement with Teamsters Local 459(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
This is a reprint of the fourth and final volume of Teamster organizer and Socialist Workers Party leader Farrell Dobbs's history/memoir of his time with the Teamsters union in the 1930's first published in 1977.
of Fort Smith, and the Teamsters union have reached an agreement to cut wages 15 percent to help the less-than-truckload carrier deal with financial losses sustained during the recession.