The current 18th edition of this very popular handbook on labour and industrial law has been thoroughly revised and updated.
This invaluable work contains a thorough coverage of over 41 important labour law legislations that are essential for the functioning of an Industrial Undertaking.
Incorporates the latest amendments to the Actsreceived since the publication of the last edition at proper places, thus bringing the book up-to-date.
Provides important case-law throughout the book under the respective sections.
Includes important Acts like: Ease of Compliance to Maintain Registers under variousLabour Laws Rules, 2017, Rationalisation of Forms and Reports under Certain LabourLaws Rules, 2017, Provident Funds Act, 1925, Beedi and Cigar Workers (Conditions of Employment) Act, 1966, Unorganised Workers’ Social Security Act, 2008, Working Journalists and Other Newspaper Employees (Conditions of Service) and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1955; Child and Adolescent Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act, 1986; Employees’ Compensation Act, 1923; Employees’ Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952; Employees’ State Insurance Act, 1948; Environment (Protection) Act, 1986; Factories Act, 1948, etc.
Other features include:
Provides important rulings as case law.
Notes given after the statutory provisions.
Text of the ‘Statement of Objects and Reasons’.
Information about the date of enforcement of various amendments.
Detailed subject index for easy research.
"...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