Employers often face a challenging task when it comes to deciding whether or not to discipline employees and how they go about doing this in accordance with our labour legislation. The seminar will focus:
- On reasons for dismissals, mainly misconduct;
- How employers can follow a fair procedure.
- Highlight common mistakes made by employers and ways to avoid repeating these mistakes.
The seminar will look at some case law and labour legislation.
Presenters: The seminar will be presented by Sunil Hansjee supported by Claudelle Pretorius. Both Sunil and Claudelle advise clients on the various aspects of Employment Law. Sunil is a Partner in the Labour Team at Cox Yeats Attorneys. He holds a LLB Degree from University of KwaZulu Natal ( UKZN)and a practising attorney with high court rights of appearance and often appear at various bargaining councils, CCMA and the Labour Court. Claudelle Pretorius is a Candidate Attorney in the Labour Team. She is in her second year of articles and holds a LLB Law Degree from UKZN.