NO STRIKE, NO LOCK-OUT
19.01 There will be no strike or lock-out during the term of this Agreement. The Employer has the exclusive right to determine what merchandise will be carried in its store, except that the Employer agrees that, in the event of a legal strike in the plant of a supplier, it will not handle merchandise from such plant, provided however, that merchandise that was on the premises of the Employer or in transit to the Employer's premises at the time such legal strike commenced, will be handled. In the event of strikes, lock-outs or similar problems involving suppliers of goods or service, the Employer and the Union agree to meet and discuss such situation as it involves the parties to this Agreement, to endeavor to solve such problems in the best interest of the Employer, the Union and the employees, to the best of the abilities of the parties.
1. All employees shall be paid their appropriate rate of pay for all days or a part of a day when schools in which they are employed are closed owing to an epidemic or other public calamity such as, but not limited to, severe weather conditions (O.R.C. 3319.081(G)).