Legal Definition of hot cargo
(Entry 1 of 2)
: products made by nonunion employees or by employees considered to be treated unfairly by their employer
Legal Definition of hot cargo (Entry 2 of 2)
: of, relating to, or being an agreement between labor and an employer barring the employer from using or otherwise dealing with the products of another employer whose employees are nonunion
Note: Hot cargo agreements, clauses, and provisions were outlawed by the Labor Management Reporting and Disclosure Act.
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