C&A Friedlander Attorneys

Challenge the fairness of a retrenchment process using section 189A(13)

The Covid-19 pandemic brought about strict regulations and directives that restricted the travel and everyday operations of various companies in South Africa. This forced companies to develop a new business module, which, in turn, resulted in large groups of staff being retrenched. The common theme during this period, which lasted from about 23 March 2020 […]

The importance of a consolidated Covid-19 policy in the workplace

The relief experienced following the president’s announcement that the country would move to Alert level-2 was greeted with great excitement; many immediately ensured the necessary arrangements were made with relatives to regain a semblance of normality- with visiting family, stocking up on cigarettes or a beverage of choice and preparing for a return to the […]