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Seminar 3 IntermediateInformation
Accreditation Information
SRA Competency B

Introduction

This half day course will review the key issues surrounding workplace dress codes including how to implement a lawful workplace dress code and how to avoid potential discrimination claims.

The course is aimed at employment lawyers and HR professionals alike who wish to gain further understanding following the recent debate in the media on female employees and heeled shoes and other dress code related issues.

What You Will Learn

This course will cover the following:

  • House of Commons Inquiry into 'high heels' and workplace dress codes
    • Role of petition
    • Medical evidence
    • Health and safety
    • Witness evidence on common practices
    • Expert legal evidence on discrimination law
    • Public relations issues for business
  • Legal Principles in Discrimination Law
    • Protected characteristics
    • Direct discrimination
    • Indirect discrimination
    • Harassment
    • Victimisation
    • Role of the Court of Justice of the European Union and European Court of Human Rights
  • Case law on specific items of clothing or appearance
  • How to navigate common dress code disputes
  • Writing a practical and lawful workplace dress code

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Seminar | 08.09.2017

London | 2:00pm - 5:15pm


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Seminar | 06.10.2017

Birmingham | 2:00pm - 5:15pm


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Birmingham
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Seminar | 08.11.2017

Manchester | 2:00pm - 5:15pm


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Manchester
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Seminar | 08.12.2017

Leeds | 2:00pm - 5:15pm


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8
2017
Leeds
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£108
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£120
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£240
Group bookings
Discounts are available for multiple places and if you have 5 or more people interested in this course and would like to discuss holding it in your area or on an in-house basis then please email us at information@mblseminars.com
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