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National Lockdown – What Now?

Following the announcement last night [23 March 2020 – Attached Hereto] by President Ramaphosa as relates to the Lockdown it has become clear that the impact on businesses and, by extension, our clients, will be far reaching. It is necessary to find a balance between the economic interests of all the Citizens of South Africa and the Health and Safety of those same Citizens and to that end we support the decision by the President to take drastic steps to Flatten the Curve.

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Precautionary Suspension – Procedural Requirements

In the recent Constitutional Court Judgement between Allan Long and SAB (CCT 61/18), the highest court in the land held that where an employee is suspended as a precautionary measure in order to prevent interference with a pending investigation, there is no requirement that the employee be given an opportunity to make representations to the employer.

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