For all employers in the agricultural sector, Sectoral Determination 13 relating to Farm Workers must be taken account of when considering working hours and wages of your farm workers.
The estate agent marketed your property well, a willing purchaser was identified, a contract signed and sent to the attorneys who are now only awaiting approval of the bond by the bank to continue with the transfer. So when must you pay the estate agent his commission?
It is often said “parents know best” - but when parents become embroiled in litigation against each other and children are involved, it can become very difficult for them to set their own interests aside and allow the interests of the child to take preference over their own. This also raises the question of whether a child involved in such a situation, has a voice and a say in decisions being made.
Prescription is a term used to indicate that the time period to institute legal proceedings against a debtor has lapsed. It is thus not a legal term that should be easily ignored, as having your claim prescribe might mean the end of the road for any legal proceedings against a debtor.
Many of us will during our lifetime be requested at some point to stand surety for another person’s debt. But binding yourself as a surety for someone else’s debt is a risk that should be approached with circumspection and not be entered into lightly, and where unavoidable, be approached with a full understanding of the nature and consequences of such a suretyship.
After media recently reported events of violence against toddlers, many parents may be considering installing Nanny Cam Monitors in their homes. A child’s safety is a priority for any parent and this seems a logical step to help identify or provide proof for a concerned parent of possible abuse or mistreatment. As an employer, you want to trust your domestic worker or nanny, and your concern could possibly even extend to the security of your property. But can you just install a Nanny Cam to provide evidence for your suspicions, and if you did, and it does, can you use this information?