Legal Glossary

As an employer you will encounter many legal terms, abbreviations and jargon when dealing with employment law issues and procedures.

This employment law legal glossary provides a brief explanation of many of the more common (and some not quite so common) employment law legal terms. We have used a 'text-book' type legally correct definition.

Simply click on each of the employment law terms below for a brief explanation of each.

For a more straightforward explanation of how these terms may affect you, please feel free to contact us or use the Ask an Expert function found at the top of this page.

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