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Leave

To give or dispose of by will. Willful departure with intent to remain away. Permission or authorization to do something.

Leave of court is permission from the judge to take some action in a lawsuit that requires an absence or delay. An attorney might request a leave of court in order to file an amended Pleading, a formal declaration of a claim, or a defense.

Cross-references

Desertion.

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This is in accordance with the Article 79 of the Employment Law which states: "An employee who is dismissed or who leaves his job after the period of notice prescribed by law shall be paid for any accrued annual leave days. Such payment shall be calculated on the basis of the employee's remuneration as on the date when the leave became due".
The contract also stipulates the leave days you were entitled to during the current contract, if you still have some pending days, they should ideally be commuted to cash, and paid out to you.
Some organisations have limited paid leave days, say 21, and most employees would want to let the days accumulate and take them early or later in the year.
"Thirty-one countries have 30 paid annual leave days per year," said the report.
New research shows that employees are at risk of losing 11.6m annual leave days in 2018.
There is a move by the government to increase the number of maternity leave days for working women in the country.
Once the bill is passed, Public Services Labor Independent Confederation President Annie Geron said more women will be able to avail themselves of more maternity leave days.
Ms Dorcus Radikatse decried the delay of payment of terminal benefits, especially for leave days when people retired from the public service, citing that in some instances payment for leave days took up to more than two months, a thing that she said impoverished the retirees.
The new rules will see dads get at least 10 paid leave days after the birth of a baby and both parents will get four months of leave to be taken before the child turns 10.
The workforce is co-operating by scheduling vacation and personal leave days as possible.
The council has stated employees unable to attend work due to severe weather won't have to use annual leave days but will have to cover the time lost through a "number of options".