This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. If you continue to use this site without changing your cookie settings we assume you consent to the use of cookies on this site.


search results: arbitration

Dismissing an employee for dishonesty during a disciplinary hearing or arbitration proceeding  

23 Jul 2019
BY Peter le Roux
We consider what happens when an employee lies during the course of a disciplinary hearing or arbitration proceeding.

Similar fact evidence in arbitration proceedings

employment | 12 Nov 2019
BY Carmen Abboy
The question as to what constitutes hearsay evidence and when it is admissible in arbitration proceedings in the CCMA or a bargaining council has been the subject of consideration in numerous arbitra…

New decision may deprive commissioner discretion to refuse legal representation in CCMA and bargaining council arbitration proceedings

employment | 21 May 2019
BY Carmen Abboy, Irvin Lawrence
A recent landmark decision could see CCMA commissioners stripped of their discretion in granting legal representation for those involved in unfair dismissal disputes arising from misconduct or incapa…

GTDT: Arbitration

28 Mar 2019
BY Kirsty Simpson, Megan Rossouw
South Africa | 2019

Admitting hearsay evidence: the legal principles

employment | 17 Sep 2019
BY Hlengiwe Mahlangu
Despite developments in our law over the years, it seems that parties to an arbitration still have misconceptions on whether or not hearsay evidence is admissible in arbitration proceedings.