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VII. Industrial Action and Tort Liability
(3,648 words)

Volume XV: Labour Law | Chapter 15 (1997): Strikes, Lockouts and other Kinds of Hostile Actions

Completed in July 1994

Ruth Ben-Israel

A. The Economic Conflict

99. – The proper balance between tort law and labour law regulation is in a state of flux in many industrialized market economies. New judicial doctrines have been developed from time to time, changing the parameters of industrial action. The exercise of a st…

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Ruth Ben-Israel, “VII. Industrial Action and Tort Liability”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 28 November 2021 <>
First published online: 2018

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