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Bargain

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.

bargain

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)

bargain

noun accord, accordance, agreement, collective agreement, compact, compromise, concord, concordance, concordat, contract, convention, covenant, mutual agreement, mutual pledge, mutual understanddng, mutual undertaking, pact, pactio, settlement, stipulation, treaty, understanding
Associated concepts: arm's-length bargain, bargain and sale deed, bargain and sale in a conveyance, bargain collectively, bargain in good faith, bargain in restraint of trade, bargaining agent, bargaining unit, benefit of the bargain rule, collective bargaining, collective bargaining agreement
See also: adjustment, agree, agreement, barter, close, compact, compromise, contract, deal, dicker, discount, exchange, haggle, negotiate, pact, provision, settlement, stipulate, stipulation, term, trade, treaty

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.

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Last year, the Supreme Court had also taken a suo moto notice and stopped the NAB from practicing plea bargains and voluntary return.
e series also meet customers and bargain hunters across the UK and hears about the lengths they will go to in order to make a saving, like the coupon-crazy mum, Holly, above, who has stockpiled 60 pizzas in her freezer.
s downtown fashion district, draws adventurous bargain hunters from Calabasas to Victorville and beyond.
Jefferson ended up taking a plea bargain that landed him with six and a half years in prison and a permanent felony on his record for a first offense that he had thought would get him probation.
By dropping charges that carried heavy fixed penalties and setting costs lower, prosecutors could guarantee lower sentences for plea bargains and threaten heavier sentences after trial (pp.
These days, he estimates that 60 percent of his revenue comes from remainders and bargains.
12) One would not say, for example, that liability rules facilitate bargaining in a case such as the following: Welfare is $60 under a liability rule both with and without bargaining--that is, all bargains fail, so welfare is not at all increased by bargaining--and welfare is $59 under a property rule with bargaining but $50 without bargaining--so welfare is increased, by $9, as a result of bargaining.
The spread of so-called single table bargaining (in which a single employer bargains jointly with several unions with which it had previously negotiated individually) often involved the joining of unions representing manual and staff unions, as occurred at Lucas Industries (IRRR 1989; Marginson and Sisson 1990).
Although workers have the freedom to join unions in Canada and legislative rights to bargain collectively, they cannot determine their own bargaining structure.
But after your Christmas spending you have no money at all Credit cards the shops will accept most certainly For to get some bargains can be almost a calamity Buying bargains by credit cards leaves you heavily in debt It's the loan sharks who are always on a good bet If you fail to come up on time with the cash These sharks are soon after their pound of flesh A bargain is not a bargain if you have no cash to pay So put a few bob away for a future bargain day.