Holidays and Working Time

This event is in the past
Mon, 18th Nov 2019
BMA House - London (National)
Venue Address:
BMA House
Tavistock Square
London WC1H 9JP
Mark Greaves and Mathew Purchase, Matrix Chambers
Event Type:
Registration from 1.30pm. The course will start at 2pm and run until 5pm
CPD hours:
Spaces Available
Holidays and Working Time
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Cost: £150 + VAT. There is an early bird discount until 14 October 2019, a 30% out of region discount and 50% for the voluntary sector and to pupil barristers and barristers with less than 2 years' call 


Chair: Emma Carter, Dentons UK and Middle East LLP and member of the ELA Training Committee

Speakers: Mark Greaves and Mathew Purchase, Matrix Chambers

1.30pm  Registration

2.00 – 3.30pm

1. What is working time?
2. Rights to rest breaks and rest periods.
3. Derogations and compensatory rest.
4. The right to annual leave (including accrual and carry over during sick leave, and the position of part-time, part-year and casual workers).

15 minute break for tea/coffee

3.45 – 5.00pm

5. Obligations on employers to secure these rights (including monitoring working hours).
6. Holiday pay (including what needs to be included in the calculation of a week's pay).
7. Remedies and compensation (including what amounts to a series of deductions).