Workplace Defamation

I often hear statements like: “My manager publicly insulted and made untrue allegations about me to my colleagues. I felt very embarrassed” or “My former employer gave negative and untrue remarks to a potential employer during a background check and I ended up loosing that opportunity”. “Can I sue my…

Fairly Dismissing an Employee Under Arrest

Q. How should an employer fairly dismiss an employee who has been arrested and not released more than 14 days later? A. Section 44(4)(f) of the Employment Act,2007 enables an employer to summary dismiss an employee’s where, among others; (f) in the lawful exercise of any power of arrest given…