This Department is headed by Daniël Schoeman.
Generally, Labour law involves the following:
- The law of employment;
- The law of independent contractorship (to be distinguished from employment law);
- Unfair labour practices;
- Unfair dismissals;
- Automatic unfair dismissals (i.e. where discrimination has played a role);
- Disciplinary hearings;
- Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA);
- Bargaining Councils;
- Labour Court;
- Any other matter of a labour nature.