The Industrial Arbitration Reports, New South Wales Volume 5

The Industrial Arbitration Reports, New South Wales Volume 5

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1907 edition. Excerpt: ...(b) By any member of such union, not-exceeding 5. (c) By any employee not a member of the claimant union, not exceeding 5. (d) By the respondents, not exceeding 200. E For the Court, ' (L.S.) CHAS. G. HEYDON, President. l Solicitors: Sly and Russell. COURT OF ARBITRATION. In re THE WHARF LABOURERS' UNION. Industrial uni0n--Cancellation of regist'ration--Right to exclude applicant for membership-Prefercnce clause--Adequacy of rulesReasonable facilities to become member of union/--, S'chedule 1. Where a union had been granted preference under an award on condition that its rules permitted persons to become members upon application and payment of subscriptions, and the union subsequently refused an application for membership contrary to its rules, the Court struck out the preference clause in the award; but by majority, the President dissenting, refused an application by the Registrar for cancellation of the registration of the union an the ground that its rules had not been bond fide observed. Per THE Passrnnnr. So long as a union retains under its rules the right of rejection for any cause it chooses, the rules do not grant reasonable facilities to persons to become members of the union within the meaning of Schedule 1. Per Mn. Wnlenr. The question of reasonableness depends on the question whether or not the union has been granted preference. The power of unions to make rules limiting the admission of members considered. Application for cancellation of the registration of the Sydney Vharf Labourers' Union. The facts and the arguments are sufliciently referred to in the judgment of the Court. The application to the Registrar was made on behalf of Richard O'Dwyer, who had been refused admission to the...
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  • Paperback | 196 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 358g
  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236810619
  • 9781236810618