CIPD South East Region hosted the second in our regions series of virtual events and were joined by speaker, Adrian Twomey of Jacob and Twomey Solicitors.

Participants heard an update on recent and pending developments in employment law with a focus on COVID-19 impact on or working environments.

Partciular focus was placed on the follow key callouts:

  • Lay-offs and Short-Time Working
  • Redundancies
  • Required revision of contracts and policies
  • The annual leave conundrum
  • Disability and Imputed Disability in a world with COVID-19
  • The COVID cranks – employees using the pandemic to provoke disputes
  • Health, Safety and Personal Injury Issues
  • Impact on the Workplace Relations Commission
This event was beneficial for HR professionals, line managers, start-up companies and any professional wanting to keep up to date with employment legislation.
Listen to the recording and download the slides from the webinar below.
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