Speeding up Employment Equity in the workplace by Gideon Gerber
Focusing on the highlights of the Commission for Employment Equity (CEE) Annual Report and discussing the proposed amendments to the Employment Equity Act.
Occupational Health and Safety Changes: First Aid Training
Discussing important changes within the Occupational Health and Safety Environment in specific reference to First Aid Training.
Revised Draft Amendments to the B-BBEE Codes June 2018
Summarising the highlights of the revised Draft Amendments to the B-BBEE Codes as announced in June 2018.
Important facts about the YES initiative
Looking at the objectives of the YES initiative and training programmes in the context of B-BBEE.
How will picketing rules be regulated in terms of the amendments to the LRA?
We discuss what the picketing rules are and what the purpose is of a picket in accordance with the amendments to the Labour Relations Act (LRA).
Direct Marketing vs the Consumer Protection Act and POPI Act (part 2)
In part 2 we take a look at how consumers can exercise their rights pre-emptively; the instances when a supplier can communicate directly with a consumer and also the consequences should a supplier fail to comply with the provisions of the CPA.
Is B-BBEE about to become narrow based again?
Looking at the proposed amendments to the B-BBEE Codes in general and in specific reference to enhanced recognition for black-owned businesses.
Direct Marketing vs The Consumer Protection Act and POPI Act (part 1)
In part 1 we discuss Direct Marketing activities and the difference between opting-in and opting-out systems when approaching consumers as per the CPA and POPI Act.
What are normal working hours in South Africa?
Familiarise yourself with the normal working hours requirements for the South African workplace and ensure you are compliant with the BCEA.
How do courts view an unprotected strike and issuing of an ultimatum?
Looking at how our courts view unprotected strikes and the issuing of an ultimatum.
Consumer Protection Feb 2017
Guidelines for business owners on the importance of adhering to the Consumer Protection Act (CPA). Consumer legislation poses consequences for all suppliers in the supply chain.
Consumer Protection Dec 2016
An overview of the Consumer Protection Act amongst other acts and whether our laws truly protect the consumer’s rights to privacy when it comes to online direct marketing.
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