§ 733 Definitions
§ 734 Practitioner Limitations
§ 735 Employer Limitations
§ 736 Employee Rights in Related Proceedings
§ 737 Supplemental Provisions
§ 738 Actions for Damages
§ 739 Applicability of Article

Terms Used In New York Laws > Labor > Article 20-B

  • Buyer: means a person who buys or contracts to buy goods. See N.Y. Uniform Commercial Code 2-103
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Employee: means an individual employed by an employer. See N.Y. Labor Law 733
  • Employer: means any individual, person, corporation, department, board, bureau, agency, commission, division, office, council or committee of the state government, public benefit corporation, public authority or political subdivision of the state, or other business entity, which employs or seeks to employ an individual or individuals. See N.Y. Labor Law 733
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Prospective employee: means an individual seeking or being sought for employment with an employer. See N.Y. Labor Law 733
  • Psychological stress evaluator: means any mechanical device or instrument which purports to determine the truth or falsity of statements made by an employee or prospective employee on the basis of vocal fluctuations or vocal stress. See N.Y. Labor Law 733
  • Seller: means a person who sells or contracts to sell goods. See N.Y. Uniform Commercial Code 2-103