Employment Masterclass: Discrimination and Family Friendly Rights

Due to unforseen circumstances this event has now been cancelled. Further details regarding a postponed date will be posted in due course.

This masterclass will provide delegates with a detailed and practical understanding of discrimination law (covering all ‘protected characteristics’ under the Equality Act 2010) and ‘family friendly’ rights. 

The masterclass will cover:

• All of the protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010

• The core concepts of discrimination, including:
 o direct discrimination
 o indirect discrimination
 o harassment
 o victimisation

• Specific problem areas, including: reasonable adjustments, conscientious objection on religious grounds, mandatory retirement and    equal pay

• Defending and preventing discrimination claims

• Family friendly rights, including:
 o Flexible working requests
 o Maternity, paternity and adoption leave (and the implications of redundancy)
 o Maternity pay and benefits (including pensions, salary sacrifice and holiday payments)

Why choose this course?

Delegates will receive:

• A detailed and practical explanation of the law

• Comprehensive notes and materials

• Template policies relating to equal opportunities and harassment

• Delegates will participate in practical workshops which demonstrate the practical application of the law

Who should attend?

• HR managers and directors
• Procurement and commissioning professionals
• In-house legal counsel
• CEOs and CFOs
• Trustees and non-executive directors


9.30am- Breakfast and registration
10.00am- Seminar
1.00pm- Finish


£150 (excl. VAT)

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