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labour relations q & A

Labour Relations Q&A

Q. Do the Labour Relations Act (LRA) and Basic Conditions of Employment Act (BCEA) laws that regulate the employment relationship apply to foreign nationals working in South Africa? A. Yes, South African employment laws apply to foreign nationals working in South Africa. Q. Are there any age restrictions on employees?...

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Ownership Breakfast Seminar

Date: TBC Ownership on the new codes has made the scorecard increasingly more difficult and companies have no choice but to explore their options. It accounts for nearly one quarter of all BEE points and a critical tool to ensure full compliance with other policies. Join us on 28 September...

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How to prepare your WSP and ATR submissions

How to prepare your WSP (Workplace Skills Plan) and ATR (Annual Training Report) submissions We run regular half day workshops on the Skills Development Act and Skills Development Levies Act. Duration: Half day Venue: 435 Rugby Avenue, Ferndale, Randburg. Time: 9:00 to 13:00 Course Content: We cover the theory of...

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How to Create a B-BBEE Scorecard for your Business

We run regular half-day workshops on B-BBEE. In a short 4 hours, we cover the BEE in practice – what it means to you in business, how it affects you, and how to produce your own scorecard. Duration: Half day Venue: 435 Rugby Avenue, Ferndale, Randburg. Time: 9:00 to 13:00...

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Employment Equity Compliance Half Day Workshop

Date TBC Course Content: We cover very briefly the theory of B-BBEE, with the focus on employment equity and management control. We will discuss the EE act and recent amendments. EE reports needed to be submitted by 15 January – we will cover briefly what these reports are but more...

A Practical Implementation of Labour Law

A Practical Implementation of Labour Law

February 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm ow to help employers have a better relationship with employees and reduce labour law problems Overview Join us for an informative and resource-filled day. Labour Relations is often a problematical activity, but by having better policies, better procedures and better implementation you can...

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Financial Sector Codes and Construction Sector Codes – Our comments

The dti minister, Dr Rob Davies has today (1 December 2017) gazetted the Financial Sector Codes (FSC) and the Construction Sector Codes. The FSC in particular has been long awaited. Until now the financial sector had been using the original financial sector codes which gave all in the FSC an...

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The Real State of B-BBEE: Part 1 – 360 Biz

In October this year, the BEE commission planned to issue about 50 preliminary and final findings against companies for contraventions of the B-BBEE act. What are these contraventions? One of them is fronting. A major form of non-compliance is fronting, or the introduction of spurious schemes that purport to introduce...

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How do l submit an Employment Equity (EE) report?

Submitting your Employment Equity reports is a requirement of the EE Act. We can assist you to submit. Click here or you can gather an enormous amount of free information from our website   How do l submit an Employment Equity (EE) report? Submissions can be done manually or electronically....

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Employer overpays employees, what now? How are challenges of erroneously overpaying employees addressed

The issue of erroneously overpaying employees is usually found in the public sector but more inquiries are rapidly coming from the private sector and employers don’t know how to deal with this situation.   Legal BCEA section 34(1) BCEA section 34(5)   Payroll and HR Personnel are also human beings...

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Employee Promotions tend to be emotionally charged due to perceived favouritism. What are the guidelines?

Promotions in the workplace do tend to bring out an emotional response due to perceived favouritism and perceived employer subjectivity. Legal Labour relations act Section 186(2) Definition of a promotion Promotion is the elevation of an employee to a higher position within the organisation, accompanied by an increase in remuneration...

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Are BEE Share Schemes Creating Shareholder Value? Listen to our Chairman, Keith Levenstein, discussing the types of BEE share schemes, their benefits and pitfalls.

Need a BEE Verification? We can assist you! View our managed services here. Click here to gather an enormous amount of free information from our website Interview on SAFM with EconoServ chairman Keith Levenstein   NASTASSIA ARENDSE:  We are looking at BEE share schemes. What prompted this idea was the Sasol Inzalo unbundling...