permanent employment


permanent employment
Steady employment, a steady job, a position of some permanence, as contrasted with a temporary job or temporary employment. Arentz v Morse Dry Dock & Repair Co. 249 NY 439, 164 NE 342, 62 ALR 231. Employment for an indefinite period, which, in the absence of some special consideration, may be terminated at any time by either party. Dicks v Clarence L. Boyd Co. 205 Okla 383, 238 P2d 315, 28 ALR2d 870. Under special circumstances the term has been construed to mean continuous or indefinite employment, not terminable at the will of either party. Sullivan v Detroit, Ypsilanti & Ann Arbor Railway Co. 135 Mich 661, 98 NW 756.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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