The Faculty of Advocates Employment Law Group Conference – Monday 26 June 2017


The Faculty of Advocates is hosting an Employment Law Conference on Monday 26 June 2017 at the Lighthouse in Glasgow from 9am until 3.30pm.

Calum MacNeill QC, Alice Stobart and David Hay from Westwater Advocates are all speaking at Monday’s conference alongside the Hon Lady Wise and Aidan O’Neill QC.

Places are still available and can be booked by registering on the this link.

The programme details are as follows:

Registration, Tea and Coffee will be available from 9:00am for 9:30am start. Lunch will be provided.

9.15 am Maurice O’Carroll, Chairman: Introductory remarks

9.30am The Honourable Lady Wise, Judge of the Employment Appeal Tribunal: “A view from the EAT”

10.00am David Hay, Advocate: “Time after Time: case law developments in issues of working time, time work and holiday pay

10.45am Coffee

11.15am Alice Stobart, Advocate: “The Gig Economy and workers’ rights

12.00pm Calum MacNeill QC: “Case Law update including recent cases ‘McBride’ and ‘Essop’

12.45pm General Discussion and Questions

1.00pm Lunch

2.00pm Aidan O’Neill QC: “EU law and Brexit – what about the workers?”

The cost will be £50 plus VAT to include lunch and coffee.