Labour Law

  • 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;
    • Retrenchments;
    • Incapacity;
    • Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA);
    • Bargaining Councils;
    • Labour Court;
    • Any other matter of a labour nature.
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