Date Published: 05-10-2016

Cooper Lomaz is proud to sponsor Birketts LLP’s annual Employment Law Conference in Newmarket on Thursday 13th October 2016.

You can join over 200 HR professionals from businesses across East Anglia for an action packed informative day which will provide expert analysis and practical insights.

The Birketts annual Employment Law Conference is an absolute must for any HR professional wishing to keep in the loop on the latest updates in law, not to mention the fantastic networking opportunities!

Join HR professionals from across the region for the Birketts annual employment law conference, an action-packed day providing expert analysis and practical insights.

The day’s schedule is as follows:
9.15am – 1.00pm: morning session

 An update on the latest developments in employment law, including new and forthcoming legislation and key case law.
 A Q&A session on the state of play in the employment tribunals with our expert panel of practising barristers and our very own Employment Judge, Kevin Palmer. Followed by a break for coffee.
• Our keynote speaker, David Thorneloe, head of the legal team responsible for employment law at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy will speak about the BEIS view of the employment law landscape 
• Delegates will then have a choice of breakout sessions to attend (see details below)

1.00pm – 2.00pm: lunch break

2.00pm – 5.15pm: afternoon session

• Delegates will have a further choice of breakout sessions (see details below)
 The day concludes with a short ‘mock injunction’. The session will be chaired by our employment judge, Kevin Palmer, with barristers Clare Harrington and Dan Hobbs from 5 Essex Court chambers acting as advocates. You will also get to enjoy the acting skills of some of the Birketts employment team. The mock injunction will provide a unique insight into the process for enforcing restrictive covenants and the factors taken into account when considering the protection of business interests. 

For more information on the conference and to book tickets, please visit the Birketts website: