Posts tagged with ‘case law’

  • Everything you need to know about bumping

    Bumping is when employee A who is at risk of being retrenched ‘bumps’ employee B out of his/her position and…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • What if my employee doesn’t want to sign labour related documents?

    Employers often ask questions regarding the guidelines to be followed when employees refuse to acknowledge receipt of any labour related…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • The Employers Guide to: Strikes and Its Remedies

    In terms of Section 23 of the South African Constitution the right to strike is unrestricted. Like any right in…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Temporary employment – what’s changed for employers and labour brokers?

    On 26 July 2018 at 10h00, the Constitutional Court handed down judgment in an application for leave to appeal against…

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  • Getting Smart with Constructive Dismissals

    A constructive dismissal is defined as a situation in the workplace created by the employer, which renders the employment relationship…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Determining if something is racist or derogatory

    Everybody should know by now that the use of racist and or derogatory language in the workplace could cost you…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Dismissal for insubordination – a case study

    The contract of employment is a reciprocal contract. This means that one promise is made in exchange for another, and…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Repair, Replace or Refund – who’s choice is it?

    The Consumer Protection Act (CPA) was introduced to the consumer community in 2011, notwithstanding the phenomenon that 7 years later,…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Racist language in the workplace – a case study

    The Constitutional Court of South Africa recently held that referring to a colleague as a “swart man” was racist and…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • The employers guide to: Discovery during disciplinary hearings

    It is common cause that the employer, as a general rule, does not have a duty to discover certain documents…

    by Chante Hobbs