SUMMARY Cheryll Lewarne (“the Appellant”) brought an Application in the Gauteng Division of the High Court, Johannesburg for an order for the payment of her salary and 13th (thirteenth) cheque from her employer at the time, Fochem International (Pty) Ltd (“the Respondent). The Appellant was employed by the Respondent for a number of years and
SUMMARY MB and his parents (“Plaintiffs” in the court a quo) are permanent residents of the United Kingdom, owning no assets in South Africa. They instituted a claim for damages against the Respondents for injuries that MB sustained in 2005, whilst he was an exchange student in South Africa. As peregrini (persons domiciled or resident
Introduction This article aims to provide a basic understanding of the Protected Disclosures Act 26 of 2000 (hereinafter “the PDA”), having particular reference to the protection afforded by the Labour Relations Act 66 of 1995 (hereinafter “the LRA”) to employees who make a disclosure to their employer. Background The preamble of the PDA recognises the