Faculty of Advocates Employment Law Group Conference 2019

Date: Monday 24 June 2019

Venue: Mackenzie Building, Royal Mile, Edinburgh


Time: 9.00am – 3.30pm

Speakers/events include: 

9.00 am           Registration and coffee

9.15 am           Introductory Remarks: Chair Maurice O’Carroll

9.30 am          The Honourable Lord Summers, Judge of the Employment Appeal Tribunal: “Fired because of Facebook: Recent case law on the Use of Social Media and Unfair Dismissal”

10.15 am         Brian Napier QC: “Workers’ Rights post Brexit”

11.00 am         Coffee

11.30 am         Susan Walker ET Vice President “Privacy and Restrictions on Disclosure in the Employment Tribunal – the scope of Rule 50

12.15 am         Questions and Answers for the Panel Members

12.30 pm         Lunch

1.30 pm           Break Out Sessions involving participants:

Alice Stobart – “Advocacy Skills in First Instance Court”

David Hay – “Written and Oral Advocacy Skills in Appellate Court

3.00 pm           General Discussion and Questions

Please click on the following link to register for the event and choose the break out session of choice (4 groups of 10-20 delegates). The cost will be £50 plus VAT to include lunch and coffee.

To register please click here