Labor Disputes Act

Law
variants: popularly Norris-LaGuardia Act
29 U.S.C. §§ 101–115  | (1932)

Legal Definition of Labor Disputes Act

limited the power of federal courts to issue injunctions in labor disputes, especially against striking unions. It also outlawed yellow dog contracts.

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“Labor Disputes Act.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/Labor%20Disputes%20Act. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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