Archive for Nov 2019

Does the CCMA have jurisdiction to hear your matter?

  Our client recently had a dispute set down for hearing at the CCMA wherein the main issue for determination was the severance pay owed to him. From the outset, the Commissioner was concerned as to whether the CCMA had jurisdiction to hear the dispute before it.   In such a matter, there is an…

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Arrested employees

  Employers never imagine they could find themselves in a position where an employee has been arrested. In these situations the rights of the employee have to be balanced with the impact on the workplace and other employees.     Employees who have been arrested can have a negative impact on the Employer’s business. Generally,…

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