Varying Employment Contracts and Handling Redundancies and Re-structuring

04/04/2017 4th April 2017, Mintworks

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Varying Employment Contracts and Handling Redundancies and Re-structuring with Michael Bauer of Cumbria Employment Solicitors 4th April, Mintworks, Kendal - Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

Varying Employment Contracts and Handling Redundancies and Re-structuring


In these challenging times ensuring that your staff contracts, staff numbers and deployment of staff matches the needs of the business can be crucial to the success, if not the survival of a business.


Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and Michael Bauer of Cumbria Employment Solicitors, at Mintworks, Kendal  -  10am to 4pm for this workshop providing down to earth and practical guidance on:


-       How effectively and lawfully to vary contracts of employment to match the business' needs;

-       How to carry out a redundancy process efficiently, fairly and lawfully;

-       How to handle a re-structuring of your team to ensure that the right people are doing the right work.


The training is aimed at anyone who manages staff including business owners, managers, supervisors and HR teams and will give you the practical guidance and the confidence to tackle the processes described above. In essence, the training is about helping you to get the best out of staff with the minimum of risk, hassle and cost.


The day will include:


-     Explaining how employment law operates in relation to varying contracts, redundancies and re-structuring and why the law is stacked in your favour;


-     Providing practical step-by-step guidance on how to vary contracts, carry out redundancies and restructure your team;


-     Looking at alternative solutions such as mediation and the sensible use of "off the record” discussions and settlement agreements;


-     Exploring some case studies setting out "real life” common problems and how to address them.


Michael Bauer is an 18 year qualified employment solicitor who after working in London and Manchester has for the last 8 years run Cumbria Employment Solicitors - a specialist law firm dealing with all aspects of employment law.


In addition to his work as a solicitor, Michael holds and has held a number of high-level consultancy positions related to employment law.


He has delivered training locally and nationally on a wide range of employment law topics and his training is interesting, practical and lively. 


The delegate rate for this workshop is £65 + VAT for members, for non-members £120 + VAT. To book and pay for your place(s) please : BOOK HERE


For queries or further information email


Any cancellations must be received at least three working days prior to the event, otherwise you will be charged for non-attendance.


Chamber Business Solutionsis also able to deliver bespoke and in-house training – with our highly experienced team of trainers and subject matter experts we are committed to assisting you get the business results you need to achieve. For further information on how we can help your business please contact

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