Islamabad -- chairman of ad hoc committee of pakistan federal union of journalists (pfuj) mohammad riaz has strongly condemned the retrenchment of 31 journalists from the city desks of daily express tribune and termed it unlawful, illegal and an inhuman action on the part of newspaper management. The disability discrimination act 1992 (dda) makes it unlawful to discriminate against a person, in many areas of public life, including: employment, education, getting or using services, renting or buying a house or unit, and accessing public places, because of their disability. The labour court of south africa, johannesburg judgment not reportable case no: js 450/13 the enforceability of the voluntary retrenchment agreement judgment molahlehi j unlawful and invalid as it does not comply with the provisions of the bcea. Termination of employment on the grounds of trade union membership or activity is unlawful in bangladesh ( sec 25, elsoa) “retrenchment” means the termination by the employer of the services of workers on the ground of.
Fmb retrenched some members of staff who later challenged the move in court and won the case for unlawful retrenchment since losing the court case, management seems to have backtracked on its. Unlawful contrary to or unauthorized by law illegal when applied to promises, agreements, or contracts, the term denotes that such agreements have no legal effect the law disapproves of such conduct because it is immoral or contrary to public policy unlawful does not necessarily imply criminality, although the term is sufficiently broad to include. Home » nyamande & anor v zuva petroleum (pvt) ltd (1) s-43-15 an arbitrator considered that the termination was unlawful because it had not been in terms of a code of conduct, but the labour court allowed an appeal by the respondent, the employer pursuant to retrenchment an urgent application by the employees to appeal to the.
An alternative to retrenchment might involve, for example, you moving to a different position with the same employer this is called “redeployment” if your job is made redundant and you are retrenched, you may be entitled to notice of termination or pay instead of notice, redundancy pay and other entitlements. Payment on retrenchment the following payments need to be made - = severance pay: employees should be paid at least one week’s remuneration for each completed and continued year of service (‘remuneration’ includes basic salary, payment in kind and discretionary payments related to working hours or performance. In this case, the employer retrenched an employee who was paid a severance package the employee subsequently referred an unfair dismissal dispute to the ccma the arbitrator found that the employee's retrenchment was unfair and ordered the employer to reinstate the employee and give him seven months' back pay. Ivan israelstam where there has been even only one employee retrenched, the labour relations act (lra) allows the ccma and bargaining councils to arbitrate the retrenchment dispute where conciliation has failed to resolve it. An unlawful termination application must be made within 21 calendar days after the termination takes effect if the application is lodged after 21 calendar days, it will be deemed out of time the commission may allow a late application if it is satisfied that there are exceptional circumstances.
Using case law to fight unfair retrenchment the first challenge in the case of the alleged unfair retrenchment of jan badenhorst by southern star engineering, was to get condonation for the late submission of the dispute certificate. Gmb workers rap employer over ‘unlawful and unfair’ retrenchment harare - grain marketing board (gmb) employees have accused their employer of unlawfulness and unfairness in its handling of their retrenchment. Retrenchment or downsizing is a mode of terminating employment initiated by the employer through no fault of the employee and without prejudice to the latter, resorted to by management during periods of business recession, industrial depression or seasonal fluctuations or during lulls over shortage of materials. Dismissal, retrenchment and suspension a dismissal is to be regarded as automatically unfair if the employer dismisses an employee for any of the following reasons: the employee participated in or suported or indicated an intention to participate in or support a strie protest action that compllies with the provisions of chapter 4 of the act. How to deal with redundancy and retrenchment avoid unfair dismissal and help your business through change it could mean claims being made against you later on for unlawful or unfair dismissal jobs victoria workers in transition (wit) program is designed to help businesses and workers facing retrenchment and can be contacted to organise.
Department of labour of south africa is responsible for creating a conducive working environment, working conditions, basic conditions, minimum wages, compensation of occupational injuries, employment equity, labour relations and unemployment insurance. ‘these disputes of right involve matters relating to retrenchment, discrimination, and unlawful strikes’ ‘in case of retrenchment or disability due to accident, the premium is waived’ ‘while there have been numerous retrenchments over the past few years, the current workforce is the foundation upon which the future will be built. Question from peter ngorima can an arbitrator make an order for damages in lieu of reinstatement in an unlawful retrenchment case can an employee. South africa: constitutional court you are here: the contract of employment only once 60 days have elapsed after extending an invitation to consult on an impending retrenchment  (an “unlawful dismissal”)  the recent amendment of the definition,.
The right of management to dismiss workers on the ground of retrenchment to prevent serious losses is governed by article 283 of the labor code. Mr k ngakaagae, learned counsel for the applicant union, has contended that their complaint was about stopping an unlawful retrenchment, that is, to ensure that a wrong is not done and not waiting for it to be committed before reacting. Contract of employment, the employee is also entitled to initiate an action for unlawful dismissal, including submitting the matter as a collective dispute a general prohibition against termination of employment on discriminatory grounds is contained in. Labour law and advice for employees on retrenchments, unfair labour practices, harassment, salary disputes, discrimination etc we assist our members in the ccma and labour court to protect their labour law rights.