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labor law

FIELDS OF SPECILALIZATION: 
EMPLOYMENT & LABOUR LAW


Labour Law in South Africa has changed significantly in the past years since the enactment of Labour Relations Act in 1995 and the Basic Conditions of Employment Act in 1997 and legislation dealing with Employment Equity and Skills Development.We offer our client sound and comprehensive advise and more particularly guidance to avoid problems in this field.

Advice can be given on and representation provided for the following areas:


  • Disciplinary Enquiries and Sanctions
  • Dismissal / Retrenchment of employees.
  • Unfair Labour Practice Disputes
  • Drafting of contracts relating to labour. 
  • Drafting of Employment Equity Plans and Reports
  • Compliance with the Basic Conditions of Employment Act, Labour Relations Act, Employment Equity Act, Skills Development Act and Skills Development Levies Act.
  • Representation at Arbitration Hearings at the CCMA and Bargaining Councils
  • Representation at Labour Court
  • Negotiation of Recognition / Collective Agreements and Wage Negotiations
  • Mediation and Facilitation of Disputes
  • Training of line managers and staff in disciplinary skills, counseling and  negotiation skills.

The firm acts for both Employers and Employees at Internal Disciplinary Hearings, the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA), Bargaining Councils and Labour Court in unfair dismissal disputes, unfair labour practice disputes and retrenchment matters.

  • Our firm is also on the panel of attorneys for the UNIVERSITY OF KWA-ZULU NATAL – Labour Relations Division.
  • The firm is on the panel of Attorneys with SCORPION LEGAL PROTECTION and receives instructions to represent their insured persons in all labour related matters.
  • We have also been appointed onto the Panel of Attorneys for the following clients:

    1. Department of Higher Education
    2. National Prosecuting Authority (NPA)
    3. Public Servants Association Union

  • Ms. Moodley is a board member of TREE ECD which is a non-profitable organization that deals with Early Childhood Development, Resource and Training.
  • Ms. Moodley has also trained as a mediator with the Mediation Institute of SA.
  • Ms. Moodley was the facilitator for the Bissassar Road Landfill Site Monitoring Committee for the past 6 years. The committee met approximately 6 times per year regarding the operations of the landfill site and compliance with the permit by Durban Solid Waste.
  • Jayshree Moodley is the trainer for CBA Training – Lexis Nexis and trains Disciplinary Skills, Conflict Resolution and Negotiation Skills, Employment Equity, Con-Arb, Investigation Techniques and Report Writing courses for clients of Lexis Nexis in and around South Africa.
  • We chair a number of internal disciplinary hearings for private institutions and corporate entities.  Our offices have also conducted investigations and submitted recommendations or acted as a prosecutor of hearings for Corporate Entities.