Rachel Crasnow QC to speak at Addleshaw Goddard’s Employment Group seminar

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Cloisters’ Rachel Crasnow QC will be speaking at Addleshaw Goddard’s annual Employment Group Training Day for in-house employment lawyers and HR professionals on 15 October 2015.

Rachel’s session ‘Fighting for adjustments – 20 years of disability discrimination’ will offer guidance through how the law has developed over the last 20 years. It will consider key issues such as: the meaning of disability; the role of personal responsibility for health; discrimination by association and perception; exclusions and comparators; reasonable adjustments; constructive knowledge and whether employers should discount disability-related absence.

Date:      Thursday, 15 October 2015

Time:      9:00am registration for a 9:30am start, finishing at 17:00 including lunch and followed by a drinks reception

Venue:  Addleshaw Goddard LLP, Milton Gate, 60 Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4AG

CPD:  5.5 hours accredited CPD points for solicitors (unaccredited for barristers)