Please note that this event will start with refreshments and an opportunity to network at 18.00, with the formal part of the meeting starting at 18.15, there will be a buffet mid session. Please note that this hotel is not on site at Gatwick Airport but located 10 minutes away - there is plenty of free parking on site.
This year’s Central Sussex Employment Law Update will be provided by Harry Sherrard and his team from Sherrards Employment Law Solicitors.
Join us for an update on recent employment law changes and a look ahead at developments on the horizon, enabling you to assess the implications for your organisation.
Topics will include:
- The effect of Brexit on UK Employment law;
- gender pay reporting obligations;
- the Modern Slavery Act;
- changes to legislation concerning the right to work in the UK;
- “family friendly” legislation update;
- national living wage;
- developments on apprenticeships;
- the end of tax-free severance payments;
- discrimination case roundup;
- reform to strike laws;
- and a roundup of recent important cases and forthcoming legislation.
About the Speakers:
Harry Sherrard is the principal of Sherrards, and has been a specialist employment lawyer for over 20 years. Described in Chambers as “ in the market, and appreciated for his “The Legal 500 he is recommended for his “practical, immediate advice.”
Harry writes and lectures widely on employment law issues and has conducted numerous training programmes for clients throughout the UK. Harry is the author of two books on employment law and recently published his motorsport memoirs - “Taking Part.” For further information please visit www.taking-part.com
Dan, a Director of Sherrards, is a very experienced employment law specialist solicitor. He has represented the firm’s clients at many Employment Tribunals around the UK, and provides advice on a wide range of employment issues. Dan is noted for his incisive but practical approach to employment law issues.
Dan’s style in tribunals has been described as “effective and shrewd” and his wealth of experience in that environment, as well as his down to earth approach, mean he is able to put clients and witnesses at ease.
He regularly conducts in-house training to clients across the UK on employment law topics and also runs detailed 1:1 training sessions with senior managers and executives.
This event is free of charge for CIPD members, although booking is essential. There is a charge of £25 for non-members . (please note that refunds will not be issued less than 10 days prior to this event).
Professional photography and video production may be taking place at the event, and these images may be used on future promotional materials for CIPD. Please note that by attending the event, you are giving your consent for your image to be used on any CIPD promotional materials.
When & Where
CIPD Sussex Branch
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Here at Sussex Branch we have over 3750 members and we cover both East and West Sussex. We are currently the 8th largest branch in the country out of 52 branches. Our commitment to you as a Sussex Branch member is to be here for you throughout your professional journey:
• Facilitating local networking opportunities
• Organising great value continuing professional development
• enabling the sharing of knowledge and experience with other people professionals
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