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OPINION | When a fixed-term contract is legal - and when it's not okay

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The Fetakgomo Tubatse Local Municipality in Burgersfort dismissed former legal administrative officer Agatha Soko and former supply chain manager Osilias Mosoma in 2013. Both employees won their cases on appeal. Picture: iStock/ Designer491
The Fetakgomo Tubatse Local Municipality in Burgersfort dismissed former legal administrative officer Agatha Soko and former supply chain manager Osilias Mosoma in 2013. Both employees won their cases on appeal. Picture: iStock/ Designer491

Fixed-term contracts of employment are legal in certain circumstances, but are still being improperly used at times. Bradley Workman-Davies explains when it's okay - and when there are red flags. 

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