No Man’s Land

No Man’s Land

Since the advent of the National Lockdown to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 Virus and now regular Loadshedding, many employers have resorted to placing their employees on a temporary layoff to alleviate the deleterious economic effects of both of these events on...
No Man’s Land

Close but no cigar.

The Labour Court has recently grappled with the question relating to the legal status of an Award for reinstatement in the decision Mahlangu v Rand Water (2023) 44 ILJ 569 (LC). The Court drew on the wisdom of the Apex Court in Numsa obo Moses Fohlisa and 41 Others v...
STAY AWAY versus PROTEST ACTION

STAY AWAY versus PROTEST ACTION

In the South African Employment arena there is an increase in stay aways which are called by Political Parties and/or Trade Union Movements. As a result of the flaling economy in South Africa and the growing dissatisfaction relating to service delivery, etc., stay...