South Africa Law

Get your South African law questions answered by Experts

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related South Africa Law Questions
I do have a work contract that has expired as stated by my
I do have a work contract that has expired as stated by my employer. She give notice of the changes in contract as from 1 November 2015. We got our new documents, not a professional contract and our t… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
Au Pair contract: Hi I had an au pair working for me. She
Au Pair contract: Hi I had an au pair working for me. She was employed on a fixed term contract (for 6 months) in May 2012. This contract was a half day contract. I then asked her to work for me full … read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
My daughter, when she applied for a job after working for 3
My daughter, when she applied for a job after working for 3 years in her first ever job, was given a letter of appointment for her current job, stating a notice period of 6 weeks. She resigned and gav… read more
Freddie Lombard
Freddie Lombard
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
3,660 satisfied customers
Good day, please could I ask for some legal advice. We have
Good day, please could I ask for some legal advice. We have an employee who has been with the company for 8 months. She handed in her resignation on the 6th November saying that she is giving us notic… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
Hi, I have resigned for my job giving two weeks notice. I had
Hi, I have resigned for my job giving two weeks notice. I had no contract with my employer. After completing one week of my notice period, I resigned with immediate effect because I was upset by an Sk… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
Whilst completing my PhD studies in Europe (bursary) my employer
Whilst completing my PhD studies in Europe (bursary) my employer failed to offer me a contract to sign however, they afforded me 8 months full paid leave. I have subsequently been offered and have acc… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
Hi there, I have been employed at my current employer now
Hi there, I have been employed at my current employer now for 4 years, on the 1st of October I place a resignation Notice of 2 weeks, due to be end tomorrow 12th October. I was offered a position at a… read more
JJ
JJ
Master's Degree
4,502 satisfied customers
Hi I was employed by a hearing aid company for the past 5
Hi I was employed by a hearing aid company for the past 5 years. Recently I decided that I was worried about the future of this company and decided to resign after obtaining another job, to start the … read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
My daughter is employed at an Attorneys firm. For reasons I
My daughter is employed at an Attorneys firm. For reasons I would rather not state at the moment, she needs to leave the firm. She has worked there for plus minus four months. Her contract said 1 mont… read more
Mike Otis
Mike Otis
Legal Advisor
Master's Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
Morning I handed in my resignation 23 March 2012. I had to
Morning I handed in my resignation 23 March 2012. I had to start my new job 23 April 2012. My boss did said he did not think it's a good decision for me to resign because I am a senior in the company … read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
My husband has been working for the same comp for 22y. Now
My husband has been working for the same comp for 22y. Now the comp is basically bankrupt although they won't admit it. My husb got a great offer from a similar comp and he's already signed their cont… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
Hi I have a question pertaining to an offer of employment.
Hi I have a question pertaining to an offer of employment. I have signed an offer of employment with company x. my current employer has made an counter offer which i have accpeted and i have notified … read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
My husband runs the Cape Town office of a Johannesburg based
My husband runs the Cape Town office of a Johannesburg based company. He received a letter of appointment 8 years ago after working for the company 3 months, stating that there was an "Adendum A" atta… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
Hi There i am working for a big company. My ex-boss whom
Hi There i am working for a big company. My ex-boss whom I directly reported to, resigned due to some allegations of fraud. I joined her ministry immediately when i started working with her. Now there… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
i am working for the company for 3 years. i dont have a contract
i am working for the company for 3 years. i dont have a contract and want to resign, but im not sure what my rights are. There was broken into my house and stuff were stolen. Unfortunately there were … read more
Mike Otis
Mike Otis
Legal Advisor
Master's Degree
2,094 satisfied customers
My son handed in his notice yesterday 12 October. He requested
My son handed in his notice yesterday 12 October. He requested being released on31 October, although his contract states 2 months notice. Half hour later he ws called in and told to vacate the premise… read more
WCLawyer
WCLawyer
Attorney
Bachelor's Degree
15,655 satisfied customers
hi, i am currently on maternity leave. I was called by the
hi, i am currently on maternity leave. I was called by the receptionist on 6sept informing me of a staff meeting with the ceo on 10 sept. I informed her i could not attend as i had educational commitm… read more
JJ
JJ
Master's Degree
4,502 satisfied customers
I was a Payroll Administrator/Debtors Clerk in the company
I was a Payroll Administrator/Debtors Clerk in the company since 1st November 2005. On the 30th June 2009 we were told that the company was sold on a Sec. 197 transfer and the we will be the employees… read more
Barend B.
Barend B.
Master's Degree
1,364 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

PHINEAS MOTAUNG

PHINEAS MOTAUNG

Attorney

113 satisfied customers

BACHELOR OF LAWS

Emil

Emil

Attorney

33 satisfied customers

BCom Law LLB, 3 years post article experience as attorney

LCP

LCP

Attorney

21 satisfied customers

BCom (Stell) LLB LLM

Freddie Lombard

Freddie Lombard

Attorney

3,660 satisfied customers

Practicing attorney and conveyancer with 16 years post article experience.

Chris K

Chris K

Lawyer

1,475 satisfied customers

Attorney & Director at Lombard Kotze Incorporated

Shaie Zindel

Shaie Zindel

Attorney

1,250 satisfied customers

All areas of commercial and contract Law - specialist in property advice.

inciteadvisor

inciteadvisor

Commercial Lawyer

814 satisfied customers

B.Com LLB Registered Corporate lawywer

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x