Employment Law Update: Keeping a Business Legally Compliant and Tribunal-free

Joint event with the Institute of Consulting

Date/Time:
Thursday 14 June 2012, 6.30pm - 9.00pm, registration from 6.00pm with a welcome drink.

Venue:
BCS, First Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London, WC2E 7HA | Maps

Cost:
IC, CMI, JCF & BCS Members £12, Non-Members £18

Speakers:
Veronika Weisweiller and David Passfield

Summary:

Peninsula, a leading Employment Law and Health and Safety consultancy will present an update on related legislation and its implications.

You will learn what you need to know to keep your and your clients' businesses protected in this 'ambulance-chasing' climate.

The following will be covered:

  • Ensuring that employers are meeting contractual terms and conditions
  • Understanding the financial and other implications of non compliance
  • Update on Health & Safety responsibilities and better absence management
  • The new Agency Working Regulations and temp, part-time and casual working
  • Absenteeism and time keeping
  • Updates on Bribery Act, Repeal of Default Retirement Age, Equality Act
  • How to avoid costly tribunals and claims.

Delegates will receive totally up to date information to enable them to highlight to their management and/or clients the areas on which updating is needed in order to keep the business legally compliant and tribunal-free.

Who should attend?
This workshop will be of interest to consultancy owners and HR managers as well as to consultants and advisers responsible for ensuring that clients are aware of employment law updates and of the enormous costs of getting things wrong.

The talk will be followed by refreshments and networking.

IC London Committee Member, Veronika Weisweiller, will introduce the talk with some recent insight into why keeping up to date on these issues is so important. She was delighted by the success of the previous event she ran with Peninsula.

David Passfield - Head of Events from Peninsula - David draws on over twenty year’s management experience and has delivered client-based solutions to businesses at events around the world, as well as presenting on national television. He has worked with owners, directors and managers from a vast range of industries. His unique ability to combine professionalism with a fun and lively presentation not only makes each event entertaining but will also empower you to impart to your clients a much clearer view of the perils that employers face on a daily basis.