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Equal Pay for Equal Work: Statute and Constitution

On March 28, a two-judge bench of the Supreme Court remanded Chemical Mazdoor Panchayat vs Indian Oil Corporation for a fresh decision by the High Court of Gujarat. 2,049 more words

Contract Labour

Picketing: Arik threatens legal action against unions

The new management of Arik Air has threatened to take every legal measure at its disposal to stop any illegal interference on its operations by aviation unions. 13 more words

Labour Law

Can employers still issue fixed term employment contracts and use labour brokers?

Due to a high interest in my recent post which discusses Freelance/ Independent Contractor contracts and the definition of an employee, I asked an expert in labour law, Dr. 1,570 more words

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Freelancers – independent or employed? Piercing the corporate veil

By Barbara du Preez-Ulmi. A-typical work relationships that are entered into are usually all sunshine – until expectations are not met, contracts are ended and the parties involved face a legal dispute. 1,917 more words

Conflict Prevention

Bangladesh: Garment industry and labour rights

Udatta Bikash

The ready-made garment (RMG) industry in Bangladesh is at a door step of possibility. The annual foreign exchange earnings from the sector is now stands at US$ 28 Billion. 777 more words


Labour tackles FG over alleged plan to sack 3,500 workers

Organised labour under the aegis of Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) has condemned alleged plan by the Federal Government to sack 3,500 public workers under the guise that their appointments were irregular and unauthorised. 37 more words

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10 worst mistakes hiring managers make

By Barbara du Preez-Ulmi. Hiring managers are employees who not only manage an existing team, but also actively manage the hiring of new employees. While not all hiring managers source candidates and advertise vacancies themselves, they are certainly all involved in the selection of job applicants for interviews. 1,201 more words

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