The Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972 is one of the most important labour legislation in India dealing with conditions on which gratuity would be payable to employees. Therefore, there is a need for all concerned to always be abreast of the latest case laws on this subject. This book “Commentaries on Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972 with Rules” as amended by Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Act, 2009 and Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Act, 2010 fulfills this very need. This book also contains Payment of Gratuity Rules.
With the fast changing pace of legal interpretation in the field of labour laws and the recent Amendments made to the Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972 vide the Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Act, 2018, a need was felt to keep readers abreast of the latest amendments and case laws dealing with the concept of Gratuity. This is the rationale behind bringing out this book “Commentaries on Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972 with Supplement” which includes the amendments make vide Act 12 of 2018 as well as summaries of latest cases reported till March, 2018.
The book can be highly useful to HR professionals, industries and labour professionals.