We offer an extensive program of events, including seminars and workshops. Upcoming events are listed below. We hope you will find these of interest and will be able to join us.

For more information, contact us at seminars@bwbllp.com.

Martin Bunch leads a seminar which will include an update of recent case law on unfair dismissal and practical tips on avoiding the pitfalls associated with dismissing staff.

The Seminar is free of charge and breakfast will be available from 8.00am.

Thu 17 Feb 2011          Seminars Read More and Book >

2010 has seen seismic changes to the ways in which providers of health and social care are regulated. For the first time, they are governed by a single integrated regulator, the Care Quality Commission. The National Minimum Standards have been replaced and providers of health and social care now need to comply with the essential standards for quality and safety.

Fri 11 Feb 2011          BWB Events Read More and Book >

The Bates Wells & Braithwaite Immigration team has identified a marked increase in UKBA enforcement activity in the care home sector.

With relatively high levels of non-EEA nationals working in the care sector, it is easy to see why UKBA is targeting care homes, often co-ordinating enforcement visits with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and local authority or PCT commissioners.

Thu 10 Feb 2011          Seminars Read More and Book >

Due to high demand of this seminar in January, it is now being rerun on 3rd February

A practical seminar about the removal of the default retirement age (allowing forced retirement) and what will replace it. To include: what to do when poor performance or ill health becomes an issue, how to manage the performance of older workers, and the effect of employee benefits.

Thu 03 Feb 2011          Seminars Read More and Book >