"An excellent practical handbook offering wealth of essential information!"
The new 15th edition of this very popular handbook on labour and industrial law has been thoroughly revised and updated. This current single handy volume contains a comprehensive coverage of over 43 important legislations that are essential for the functioning of an Industrial Undertaking.
The present work has been painstakingly updated to include all recent case law and the amendments introduced to various statutes after the release of the last edition. All the enactments on the subject along with important case law under different sections of the statutes are included.
The expanse of the publication has been increased by including two new Acts, Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, 2005 and Provident Funds Act, 1925. 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
[5 of 5 stars]The book admirably serves the need of practicing l...
by: Prof. (Dr.) Bhagirathi Panigrahi
Date Added: Tuesday 26 February, 2008
"The book admirably serves the need of practicing lawyers and students of labour law by bringing the important Labour and Industrial Laws under one umbrella. The book examines several important legislations like I.D. Act, Minimum Wages Act, Payment of Wages Act, Trade Union Act, Bonus Act, Gratuity Act, Factories Act etc. This list is only illustrative and not exhaustive. The chief merit of the book lies in the comprehensive treatment given to the subject. This book, which maintains excellent production quality, is reasonably priced, it is undoubtedly a valuable contribution."