UK: A practical guide to employment law and best practice

11 APR 2019
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM BST
DLA Piper UK LLP
160 Aldersgate Street
London
EC1A 4HT
United Kingdom
£299 + VAT

This course can be booked alongside the afternoon session and there is a 20% discount available if you register for both.

Programme

  • Overview: The employment and labour landscape
  • Recruitment: Right to work; background checks
  • Employment status: Employment status options
  • Employment contracts and policies: Employment contracts; Probationary periods; Policies
  • Working time, time off work: Restrictions on working hours; Overtime; Holiday; Sick leave; Other time off work
  • Pay and benefits: Minimum wage; Benefits and pensions
  • Family friendly rights: Maternity leave; Other rights for parents
  • Discrimination and harassment: Discrimination and harassment protection
  • Whistleblowing
  • Managing poor performance: Dos and don'ts
  • Employee representation
  • Termination of employment: Individual termination; Collective dismissals
  • Restrictive covenants: Permissible restrictions ; Conditions required for effective covenants
  • Dispute resolution: Common claims and a summary of the process

A discount of 20% is available for multiple bookings.

Speaker

George Nicholson