Labor Law and Legal Definition

Labor can be any type of work including mental exertion. In a broad sense labor means any productive work or activity especially physical work done for wages. The primary definition of labor is manual work.

Labor as also refers to a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages. It is a term broadly used in the political context to include labor union organizations. The Court generally considers the amount of work and labor done for another, while deciding an action which is brought to recover a just reward.

Labor also refers to a Spanish land measure equal to 1771/717 acres. This measure has been used in Mexico and was once used in Texas