yellow dog contract

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Etymology[edit]

So called because such agreements reduced employees to the status of yellow dogs (worthless things).

Noun[edit]

yellow dog contract (plural yellow dog contracts)

  1. (law) An agreement between an employer and an employee in which the employee agrees, as a condition of employment, not to be a member of a labor union whilst employed.

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