dismissal compensation

dismissal compensation
A payment made by an employer to an employee, in addition to wages or salary then owing by the employer to such employer, upon the termination of the employment, particularly where the employment is under a contract which entitles the employer to terminate the employment and discharge the employee at will. Anno: 147 ALR 151; 40 ALR2d 1044. Sometimes called separation wage; sometimes severance pay.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать реферат

Look at other dictionaries:

  • dismissal — An order or judgment finally disposing of an action, suit, motion, etc., without trial of the issues involved. Such may be either voluntary or involuntary. Fed.R. Civil P. 41. A release or discharge from employment. @ involuntary dismissal Under… …   Black's law dictionary

  • dismissal — An order or judgment finally disposing of an action, suit, motion, etc., without trial of the issues involved. Such may be either voluntary or involuntary. Fed.R. Civil P. 41. A release or discharge from employment. @ involuntary dismissal Under… …   Black's law dictionary

  • compensation — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ full ▪ partial, small ▪ adequate, sufficient ▪ appropriate, fair, just …   Collocations dictionary

  • Dismissal (employment) — Firing redirects here. For other uses, see Firing (disambiguation). Dismissal (referred to informally as firing or sacking) is the termination of employment by an employer against the will of the employee. Though such a decision can be made by an …   Wikipedia

  • dismissal procedure — The standard course of action that should be followed by employers in all cases of dismissal except those involving gross misconduct by the employee or the dismissal of a group of employees. It therefore applies in cases of redundancy, early… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • dismissal — dis|miss|al [dısˈmısəl] n 1.) [U and C] when someone is removed from their job ▪ Wilson was claiming compensation for unfair dismissal . ▪ No dismissals have been announced yet. 2.) [U] when someone decides or says that something is not important …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dismissal — noun 1 (C, U) an act of removing someone from their job: unfair dismissal: Wilson was claiming compensation for unfair dismissal. 2 (U) a refusal to consider something seriously …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • compensation — Synonyms and related words: alienation, amends, atonement, autism, autistic thinking, avoidance mechanism, base pay, blame shifting, blood money, comeuppance, composition, compromise, consideration, correction, damages, decompensation, defense… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Alaska Public Safety Commissioner dismissal — The Alaska Public Safety Commissioner dismissal, also known as Troopergate,[1] involves the July 2008 dismissal of the Public Safety Commissioner for the State of Alaska by Governor Sarah Palin. On October 10, 2008, the twelve member Alaska… …   Wikipedia

  • Constructive dismissal — In employment law, constructive dismissal, also called constructive discharge, occurs when employees resign because their employer s behaviour has become so intolerable or heinous or made life so difficult that the employee has no choice but to… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”