23 June – Business Law for Busy People

Posted on: April 18th, 2016

Join us for this Mega Bite-Sized Learning session with Brighton and Hove Chamber of Commerce on 23 June at the BrightonandHoveJobs.com County Ground from 9.00am-2.00pm. 

I’m too small to need a contract, right?
Andrew Jerrard, Legal Advisor – Commercial Services 

Whatever your size, contracts can be vital. They can help you define your work, set boundaries and avoid disputes. Andrew Jerrard will introduce you to the basics of contract formation and how to use T&Cs. You’ll learn why disputes happen, and all about the value of limitations.

Protecting Your Unique Selling Point
Mark O’Halloran, Partner and Head of Commercial Services 

Your USP is the core of your business. It’s worth protecting. Mark O’Halloran will help you identify your USP. You’ll learn the basics of intellectual property law, finding out what you can, and what you can’t, protect.

Resellers and Agents – which is best?
Mark O’Halloran, Partner and Head of Commercial Services

Resellers and agents can help you grow your business. Mark O’Halloran will take you through the differences between them and how they work. You’ll learn what rules govern the relationship between suppliers and resellers, and about termination payment rights for agents.

Employment law/HR essentials
Amy Richardson, Associate Solicitor – Employment 

Amy will guide you through the essential requirements when employing people. She will look at your obligations when hiring employees, and how to get the best out of them once they are in place and ensure they are positioned in the right role. And if the person isn’t the right fit, she’ll look at how to manage them and where necessary deal with the end of employment fairly.

You’ll also have the opportunity to have 1:1 sessions to get specialist advice for your business.

Includes a delicious lunch and time for networking. Book now to make sure you can use the law to protect your business.

Book here 

Venue

The BrightonandHoveJobs.com County Ground
Eaton Road
Hove
BN3 3AN