Posts tagged with ‘Labour Law’

  • Selling Your Business As A Going Concern – What Does The Law Say?

    When contemplating the selling of your business, the Labour Relations Act (LRA) had made provision for this transaction. If a…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • The “Pre-suspension” is no more

    In the matter of Long V SA Breweries (PTY) Ltd & Others CCT61/18; CCT61/18  ZACC 07, the Constitutional Court found…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Retrenching Employees On Fixed-Term Contracts: Be Prudent Or Be Prepared To Foot The Bill

    Recently, we have seen a number of labour statues being enacted in South Africa. Some of these statutes will impact…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • The Employers Guide to: Writing An Employment Reference

    Employers are often unsure about how to write an employment reference – what to say, what not to say and…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • The Employers Guide to: Foreign employees whose documentation expired

    Employers often employ foreigners and when their work permit or asylum seeker permit (hereinafter referred to as documentation) expire, employers…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • The Use of Marijuana in the Workplace

    The court recently declared parts of the Drugs and Drug Trafficking Act and Medicines and Related Substances Control Act inconsistent…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Versuim om wangedrag te rapporteer kan jou werk kos

    Werkgewers staar dikwels die frustrerende dilemma in die gesig dat hulle moet staatmaak op inligting van hul werknemers om die…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Failure to report misconduct could cost you your job

    Employers have often faced the frustrating predicament where they had to rely on information from their employees to identify the…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • Constructive Dismissal in the workplace

    Section 186 (1)(e) of the Labour Relations Act (LRA) states that constructive dismissal is when “an employee has terminated a…

    by Chante Hobbs
  • The New Minimum Wage Act – What Now?

    On 27 November 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa signed the National Minimum Wage Act No 9 of 2018 (hereafter “the Act”),…

    by Chante Hobbs