The Laws of Life with Garry Hertzberg collaborates with LegalTalk SA, to provide practical legal knowledge to the general public and answering some burning questions asked by regular South Africans. This week in studio, Jaqui Perkes of the Fair Labour Practice and Tshilisanani Mukwevho of Labour Law Enterprise to discuss employment related issues.
4 Jul 2017
Society & Culture Garry Hertzberg
The impact of Covid-19 on existing and future contracts is a serious challenge. Can companies declare Force Majeure or an Act of God in response to the claims and hurdles they face? The Coronavirus has turned our worlds upside down, and the worry is that this could become fertile ground…
How are you going to deal with huge bills mounting up? Are you in danger of losing your car, your house, and the embarrassment of being unable to pay school fees? How are the banks reacting to this? Are the courts going to come down hard on us, and how…
How far must employers go in standing by their employees? How can an employee claim benefit from an employer, and how long can an employer withstand the absence of its employees during these tough times? Can you insist on working from home? What are the respective legal rights and obligations?…
Is your business facing the possibility of going bust during these unfortunate times? How can you save your company from being shut down? Is Business Rescue the way to go, or will creditors lose patience? What about personal guarantees signed? In studio with Garry is Colin Strime of Fluxmans Attorneys.