The Trade Unions Act, 1926 (the “Trade Unions Act”) seeks to provide for the registration of Trade Unions in India and for the protection of the same. Further, the Trade Unions Act also in certain respects defines the law relating to registered Trade Unions like mode of registration, application for registration, provisions to be contained in the rules of a Trade Union, minimum requirement for membership of a Trade Union, rights and liabilities of registered Trade Unions, etc.

Article by Sulekha Kaul, Principal Associate, Vaish Associates Advocates
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