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employee

n. a person who is hired for a wage, salary, fee or payment to perform work for an employer. This is important to determine if one is acting as employee when injured (for worker's compensation) or when he/she causes damage to another, thereby making the employer liable for damages to the injured party. (See: agency, principal, respondeat superior, employer, scope of employment)

employee

see EMPLOYMENT.

EMPLOYEE. One who is authorized to act for another; a mandatory.

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From the outset, I was able to obtain and work with employee mind-set data of high quality and great value about trust at work.
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With respect to the issue that the provision of benefits by the employer, in addition to differential pay, would be contrary to the ruling's conclusion that the employment relationship terminated when the employee entered military service, the ruling is entirely silent.