Events

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Women in Business networking event (in partnership with Critchleys and Santander)

Thursday 2nd November 2017, 8.30am-10am

Oxford Town Hall

Women in Business ('WiB') is a relaxed networking group for local businesswomen.  WiB events are held quarterly and cover a variety of issues related to career and personal development.   

This breakfast seminar will equipt you with the three tricks for instant confidence.Do you ever find that you need a quick confidence boost, something to give you a lift and help you through a tricky meeting or difficult conversation? In this entertaining and interactive talk, Jackie Fitzgerald will share with you her 3 guaranteed, yet very practical, ways to give yourself instant confidence, wherever and whenever you need it.         

For more information about this event, or to book your place, please contact  seminars@freeths.co.uk.

Quarterly Employment Update

Wednesday 8th Novemeber 2017, 12:30pm-2:30pm

Freeths, Oxford office

This seminar is free and a buffet lunch will be provided.

The aim of these sessions is to inform employers in a straightforward and interactive way about recent developments in employment law and to provide insights on their impact.

In particular we will cover:
 
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its impact on your -
• Systems
• Contracts of employment
• Policies and procedures

An update on recent employment law developments, including -
• The abolition of Employment Tribunal fees
• Good Work: The Taylor review of Modern Working Practices
• An update on holiday pay
• Recent cases of interest

For more information about this event, or to book your place, please contact  seminars@freeths.co.uk.

Recent seminars

  • Interactive mock mediation for legacy officers- How to keep it sweet!
  • The Lay of the Land: What are landowner's options for promoting land for development?
  • Charities Roundtable - The New Data Protection Regime: Are you ready?
  • Everything you need to know about the GDPR in under an hour
  • Renewable Energy "Exploiting Your Assets Through Land Diversifcation"
  • Economic Outlook 2017 and beyond
  • Supply of Goods and Services - responding to threats to cease supply or impose unreasonable price increases
  • How to handle sickness absence in light of The Equality Act
  • Managing sickness absence
  • Think about it before you sign it!
  • Agency workers and the new regulations
  • Planning agreements and the revised Community Infrastructure Levy
  • Dilapidations claims
  • Maximising and protecting charity income - a practical approach
  • The impact of insolvency on commercial tenancies
  • Case and legislation update
  • Lease renewals; tactics, procedures, time limits and other considerations
  • Bribery Act 2010 and the default retirment age
  • Guide to debt recovery
  • Discrimination workshop

Please contact seminars@freeths.co.uk if you would like us to send you information on our recent seminars.