The edition is a handbook explaining in detail the intricacies of domestic inquiries and disciplinary cases. It is a valuable practical tool for both employers and employees alike; from the viewpoint of conducting and defending in-house disciplinary inquiries. It provides step-by-step coverage of the processes involved in an inquiry proceeding. This edition contains detailed discussion on topics such as preparation of a charge sheet, appointment and role of a disciplinary committee, investigation and issues concerning representation at an inquiry proceeding. Specimen drafts of documents required in an inquiry proceeding such as charge-sheets, notices, letters, orders and record proceedings are provided in the book for the benefit of the reader.