Annual Employment Law Updates

Together we are Forbes

Thursday 06 November 2014, Samlesbury Hotel, Preston New Road.

The Forbes' Employment Team are once again holding their Annual Employment Law Updates. The format includes breakout sessions ensuring you are able to keep up to date with the topics that are most relevant to you and your organisation.

9.00am Registration

9.30am General update on employment contracts followed by a Discrimination & Equality Update

11.00am Question & Answers

11.15am Coffee Break

11.30am Breakout sessions

  • A: TUPE and contractual variation - An Update
    This session will explore the changes introduced by new TUPE regulations in January 2014 and provide an update on recent case law. It will also cover contractual variation both generally and following a TUPE transfer.
  • B: Parental leave and Flexible Working - A Practical Guide
    This session will cover how to deal with requests for leave for maternity, paternity, adoption, parental leave, time off for dependants and the practical issues employers face in dealing with such issues. The session will also include an update in respect of the new rules, such as the flexible working hours change in July 2014.
  • C: Dealing with Capability & Sickness Absence - A Manager's Toolkit
    A practical guide on how to effectively manage sickness absence and negotiate performance management. The session also provides a legal update on disability discrimination, associative discrimination and when to make reasonable adjustments.

12.45pm Lunch

To book a place at the event please contact Rachael Hull 01254 222388, email rachael.hull@forbessolicitors.co.uk or alternatively complete the registration form.

When booking please specify if you would like to attend breakout session A, B or C.

We are recognised by the SRA to offer CPD points for all our training sessions, please quote DNQ/FOSO to claim.

The cost of the seminar is £45 plus VAT including lunch.