Thursday 27th September, Curry Night

18:00 – Viceroy Tandoori, Jewellery Quarter

The West Midlands Employment Law Group invite you to join them at Viceroy Tandoori for an evening of networking and to share some great food!

A variety of dishes will be available on the evening, please let us know of any dietary requirements when booking.

HOW TO BOOK
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COST
£5+VAT* per person. Cost covers a variety of food dishes and your first drink.

*Booking is bound by our terms and conditions.

Getting to Know Equal Pay Morning: No longer be Afraid!

The very mention of equal pay can send shivers down the spine of the most seasoned employment specialists.  With the introduction of gender pay gap reporting and media gaze fully on the disparity of pay between men and women, all involved in employment law need to acquire an understanding behind equal pay claims.  This seminar is aimed to provide HR advisors, employee representatives, solicitors, and anyone with an interest in employment and equality with a basic understanding of how equal pay works sufficiently, to arm them with the basic tools to advise and address equal pay issues.

Date: Thursday 19th July 2018
Time: 08:45 – 13:00
Venue: Browne Jacobson, Victoria Square House, Victoria Square, Birmingham B2 4BU
Cost: Free

Register here

Programme

08:45 – 09:15 Registration and pastries
09:15 – 10:00 Key Concepts (Part 1), presented by Anthony Korn
10:00 – 10:45 Key Concepts (Part 2), presented by Naomi Owen
10:45 – 11:00 Refreshment Break
11:00 – 11:45 Top tips on handling Equal Pay claims and the overlap with Gender Pay Gap Reporting, presented by Mugni Islam-Choudhury
11:45 – 13:00 Equal Pay Workshop, presented by Helen Barney
13:00 onwards Nibbles and networking

Speakers 

Helen Barney
“She is a fiercely intelligent lawyer and is always thoroughly prepared for any meeting or hearing. She is also practical, approachable and brings a great sense of humour to her work. She is robust and skilled in cross-examination and has excellent client care skills.”  Chambers and Partners 2018

Mugni Islam-Choudhury
“He is very commercial and instills confidence in clients. He gives clear advice and clients always feel that he is fighting their corner in tribunal. He gets to the essence of the issue very quickly and works exceptionally well as part of the barrister-solicitor team.” Chambers and Partners 2018

Anthony Korn 
“He’s a leading expert on judicial mediations and where quantification of claim is very complicated. He is extremely competent.” “He has an academic precision for the law.” Chambers and Partners 2018

Naomi Owen
“She can tailor her approach to the particular circumstances of the case. She was fantastic with the client – it was a difficult case and she knew it inside out; she knew exactly what the issues were (and there were lots of different legal aspects).” Chambers and Partners 2018

Cost

Free – Register here