Month: May 2018

What Are The Requirements For Employment Equity Reporting?

By sonickyouth

Employment Equity reports are a major component of the process that encourages and monitors the proper implementation of the Employment Equity Act. It is also vital for attaining Employment Equity certification.

The question you may want to ask, though, is what exactly is required for proper reporting?

Who: Designated Employers

Firstly, designated employers need to implement Employment Equity plans and reports.

A designated employer is any employer with 50 or more employees, or one who has fewer employees but brings in an annual turnover matching the relevant categories in Schedule 4 of the Act. Alternatively, employers may also volunteer to be recognised as designated employers.

What: The required actions

As a starting point, designated employers are required to appoint an Employment Equity Manager, as well as an Employment Equity Committee. All individuals appointed here need to accurately and fairly represent the company’s demographic makeup (according to race, gender, disability, … Read the rest

What is the difference between general trading and a trading license in UAE? Which is the best one for a business set up in Dubai?

By sonickyouth

Getting a license before your new business set-up in Dubai is such an important thing. People need to know its value. They need to know that if they will not get a license for their firm or company, they will not be able to provide their services and their firm will be considered as illegal. So, before doing any business, you must get a license to work. the license will act as a permit for you to work and give services to the people.

License in Dubai

In the whole of the UAE, you must have a permit to work before you proceed with your work. you can choose the type of the license according to your wish. You can choose whatever you like or want for your business.

Two terms that are used in the business are general trading and trading license. The meaning of both of these pretty … Read the rest

What is no-win no-fee and how does it work?

By sonickyouth

No-win no-fee legal cases have received a bad reputation in the media. Only recently a news article stated that ‘government targets shady law firms’ as brazen no-win no-fee law firms begin to chase false claims, confident they will never end up in court. Untrustworthy people and firms abuse the no-win no-fee agreements made with solicitors for personal gain. By doing so, they take the light away from the benefits no-win no-fee claims can bring to the lives of customers who will truly benefit.

What is a no-win no-fee claim? The fundamental principle is that you agree with your solicitor that states you can claim compensation without worrying about the upfront legal fees. According to the travel industry, personal injury claims against hotels and all-inclusive holiday providers have increased up to 500%. In 2013, there were 5000 claims. In 2016, this figure has risen to 35,000. News outlets suggest this increase … Read the rest