The present work incorporates the various amendments to the Acts that have been received since the publication of the last edition at proper places, thus bringing the book up-to-date. The author has provided important case-law throughout the book under the respective sections. Many important rulings have also been included as case law. This handy volume contains a thorough coverage of over 43 important labour law legislations that are essential for the functioning of an Industrial Undertaking.
This comprehensive publication includes important Acts like Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, Industrial dispute Act, 1947; Payment of Bonus Act, EPF Act, 1925, ESI Act 1948; Factories Act, 1948; Minimum wages Act, 1948 Workers’ Social Security Act, 2008.
Includes amendments made by various States, the notes given after the statutory provisions, the text of the ‘Statement of Objects and Reasons’, information about the date of enforcement of the various amendments.
A detailed subject index at the end of the book facilitates the reader’s search of law on the topic of his interest.
"...designed to give esteemed readers supplemented requisite Central Acts, Rules, State Acts, Rules framed thereunder, case-law and amendments by the Supreme Court and various High Courts, to have a complete grasp of the general principles of Labour and Industrial Law, being a social welfare legislation. A great care has been taken to make the book comprehensive incorporating important rulings at proper place as short notes." -Gujarat Law Reporter
"Most books on labour laws limit themselves to the laws relating to the organised sector of industry, this book gives laws governing building and construction workers, beedi and cine workers, child and bonded labour and those for protection of environment and management of hazardous wastes." -National Institute of Construction Management and Research
"Shri Malik's classic work on labour and industrial law needs no introduction. Extolled by reviewers in India and abroad, the book is admired and read by lawyers, and students of CA, CS and others appearing for competitive examinations find the book indispensable." -Management Accountant
"It is a significant feature of this book that care has been taken to furnish such (notifications and other related matters) relevant information." -Cochin University Law Review