Business Bytes - The latest changes in employment law - an essential guide for small business

 SFA Business Bytes, with the support of Bord Gáis Energy, offer unparalleled access to a wide range of high quality training events which are entirely free of change to attend.

Employment law in Ireland is changing at a rapid pace and it is crucial that owner-managers and all those involved in small businesses keep up to date.

Following a complete reform of the dispute resolution services as well as a number of recent legislation changes, Jonathan Callan, SFA Executive, shared detail of the changes that took place in 2015 and outlined new initiatives on the horizon for 2016.

This seminar covered:

  • Accrual of holiday pay while on sick leave
  • Travel time now counted as working time
  • Employment equality amendments
  • National Minimum Wage changes for 2016
  • The introduction of paternity leave in Ireland
  • The set up of the Workplace Relations Commission
  • The Labour Court reform
  • Improved framework for internal collective bargaining
  • The reinstatement of JLCs, REAs and EROs

The slides from this event are available below.