Deepening Democracy through Access to Information
Labour Law Management Consulting

Assault not always reason to fire

30th May 2023 The Code of Good Practice: Dismissal (The Code) states that: Advice and correction are the best ways of dealing with minor offences Repeated... 

Labour Law Management Consulting

When does a job applicant become an employee?

2nd May 2023 South Africa’s labour law statutes do not deal with the situation where a job applicant has been offered the job but, before starting work, is told... 

Labour Law Management Consulting

Promotion can be a right

3rd April 2023 In addition to dismissals employers may be taken to the CCMA for a number of unfair practices including unfair promotion. Employees do not have an... 

More Labour Law Management Consulting

Beware interference with employee benefits

27th February 2023 As I have mentioned previously, employers are not taken to the CCMA only for reasons of unfair dismissal. Employees may take employers to the CCMA... 

Labour Law Management Consulting

Workplace whistleblowers are well protected

30th January 2023 Employees who report employers for committing illegal or otherwise irregular acts are protected, in the first instance, by the Constitution of... 

Labour Law Management Consulting

Unfair demotion will be punished by CCMA

9th January 2023 Employers fairly frequently demote employees. This could be for any of many legitimate and illegitimate reasons including: The boss dislikes the... 

Labour Law Management Consulting

Probation is not the easy way out for employers

28th November 2022 A probation clause is not a licence to fire the employee at will. A probationary employee is one who has a conditional employment contract (written... 

Labour Law Management Consulting

Retrenchments and misconduct dismissals don’t mix

31st October 2022 When companies suffer financial losses the ripple effect can be tsunami-like. Investors can be ruined, employees can lose jobs and heads can roll.... 

2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

About is a product of Creamer Media.

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more


We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store


Advertising on is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now