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We currently focus on all aspects of the topic of labour relations law or the world of work. This is sometimes referred to as labour law, employment law, industrial relations law or work law.

Labour Relations

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Trade union constitution: Scope and eligibility

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Judgments categorised by Chapters of the Labour Relations Law Textbook

The number in brackets refers to the chapters in the textbook Labour Relations Law: A Comprehensive Guide and in effect annotates and updates those chapters. This enables you to work from the textbook and source the latest case law concerning the relevant chapters.

  • Employment Relations (LRL 1)
  • Statutes (LRL 2) - work law
  • Dispute Resolution (LRL 3)
  • Organisations (LRL 4)

Legality review granted: Decision appointing administrator

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Trade union constitution: Scope and eligibility

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Trade union constitution: Scope and eligibility

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Trade union constitution: Scope and eligibility

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  • Collective Bargaining (LRL 5)
  • Power plays (LRL 6)
  • Workplace Forums (LRL 7)
  • Termination (LRL 8)

Trade union constitution: Scope and eligibility

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Interdicting threatened strike: Examining mutual interest

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Invalid employment termination: Criminal conviction reversed

Maswanganyi v Minister of Defence and Military Veterans The Constitutional Court decided that an invalid employment termination had taken place because by operation of law the employee had never been ‘dismissed’...

  • Labour practices (LRL 9)
  • Basic Conditions (LRL 10)
  • Discrimination (LRL 11)
  • Employment Equity (LRL 12)

Scarce skills allowance: Award set aside

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Alternative offer refused: Severance pay forfeited

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Inherent job requirements: Discrimination not proved

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Inherent job requirements: Discrimination not proved

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Judgments on community housing schemes

Given the importance of land, housing and sectional titles the scope of GilesFiles has been extended to cover this rapidly developing topic. Not all those cases are reported in the usual law reports and this means you will be able to search for them and access them.

Community schemes, Property

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Eviction fatally defective: Right to reside ended?

Aquarius Platinum (SA) (Pty) v Bonene Supreme Court of Appeal held that purported eviction fatally defective in that the land owner failed to prove that the right to residence had been terminated after employment was terminated....

Other Topics

We also categorise judgments according to the extra topics below but we do not currently cover all judgments and therefore we make them available for no charge.

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  • Protection of Personal Information
  • Access to information

Unlawful proceeds forfeited: Constitution s25 property?

National Director of Public Prosecutions v Botha NO Unlawful proceeds forfeited unanimously but according to majority proceeds of unlawful activities do not constitute property as envisaged in section 25(1) of the Constitution....

RICA saga continues: ConCourt hearing

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Interdicting broadcast refused: Access to information

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