Dismissal: Fact or Assumption?

One would have thought that an employee would know as a question of fact that s/he was dismissed, but it transpired in the matter of

Ignoring a subpoena can land you in jail

CCMA and Bargaining Council commissioners have the powers to issue subpoenas, but unfortunately these subpoenas are usually seen as toothless. More often than not, subpoenas

No work, no pay during lockdown

It is common knowledge that large numbers of employees suddenly found themselves without an income when the strict Level 5 lockdown regulations confined them to