Employing foreign workers... are you doing it legally?

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Wednesday 12 May 2010, The North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, 1/2 Lockheed Court, Amy Johnson Way, Blackpool, FY4 2RN

With more and more people deciding to move country for longer or shorter periods of time it is not surprising that employers are finding an increase in the number of foreign applicants for positions within their businesses.

Employing foreign workers has very different regulations and legal implications that need to be considered. This informative seminar will show you how to employ overseas workers legally and provide practical advice on how to avoid the penalties of getting it wrong.

8:00 Registration & breakfast

8:30 Introduction

8:35 Alastair Woodward from the UK Border Agency

  • The Points Based System which shows how to employ overseas workers legally
  • The required document checks you must make and what the penalties can be if you get it wrong

9:05 Peter Byrne, Head of Employment Law at Forbes Solicitors

  • Employers responsibilities when employing foreign workers

9:45 Questions and Answers

10:00 Finish

Cost: £10 +VAT