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LABOUR COURT : PRACTICE DIRECTION 2 OF 1999
The Acting Judge President of the Labour Court issued the following practice direction on 24 November 1999.

  1. In the light of the uncertainty created by the provisions of rule 7(2) (e) read with those of rule 7(6A) with regard to whether or not it is necessary to serve a notice of set down of an application on a respondent who has not filed any answering affidavit as required by rule 7(2) (e) of the rules of the Labour Court it is deemed necessary to issue the practice direction in paragraph 2 below.

  2. With immediate effect, no notice of set down is required to be served on a respondent who has not filed an answering affidavit in application matters.