Events & Seminars

Employment Conference (Leeds)

BPP University Law School, Whitehall 2, Whitehall Quay, Leeds, LS1 4HR

Date & Time: 15/02/2019 | 9:00am - 5:00pm (registration 8:30am)
CPD: 6 Hours
Cost: £80 +VAT


8:30am – 9:00am: Registration and Breakfast

9:00am – 10:00am: Welcome and Session 1: Time limits in discrimination cases – The impact of Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Local Health Board v Morgan [2018] EWCA Civ 640 on reasonable adjustment cases and beyond

10:00am – 11:00am: Session 2: High Court litigation: are you choosing the right forum? What are my chances of an injunction in the High Court? An interactive session dealing with employment in the High Court, featuring your opportunity to set the agenda in our Q and A session.

11:00am – 11:30am: Coffee break

During the day, there will be an opportunity for break out sessions with our Just for Junior Employment Lawyers offering topics under discussion range from surviving the Employment Tribunal to deconstructing Constructive Dismissal and, subject to numbers, a Mock Tribunal scenario of a Preliminary Hearing

11:30am – 12:30pm: Session 3: sexual harassment

12:30 pm – 1:30pm: Lunch

1:30pm – 2:30pm: Session 4: (a) problems in the care sector: (i) where are we now with working time? (ii) where are we now with outsourcing?

2:30pm – 3:30pm: Session 5: Focus on Remedies: Assessing compensation for injury to feelings and complex financial loss (including pensions). Outlining the principles and facilitate break-out sessions in which the delegates work through real life examples.

3:30pm – 4:00pm: Coffee break

4:00pm – 5:00pm: Session 6: Interactive employment law quiz

5:00pm: End with refreshments

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