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Stress and anxiety - Ciara McLoughlin, DLA Piper

Stress and anxiety - Ciara McLoughlin, DLA Piper In a grievance, disciplinary or under-performance situation, what must you do - practically and legally - if the employee responds by taking long-term sickness leave, for reasons of stress or anxiety?

Mental health - Deirdre Lynch, Byrne Wallace

Mental health - Deirdre Lynch, Byrne Wallace Weighing up all the tactical scenarios, when and how do you amend trigger points and progress warnings for frequent short-term absences due to an underlying mental health condition?

Dismissal and re-engagement - David Reade QC, Littleton Chambers

Dismissal and re-engagement - David Reade QC, Littleton Chambers Using practical examples, how do you control - and overcome - the risks of running a dismissal and re-engagement process, e.g. when a pay scheme is changing? What counts and what would move a tribunal?

Trigger points - Gareth Brahams, Brahams Dutt Badrick French

Trigger points - Gareth Brahams, Brahams Dutt Badrick French When, and by how much, do you amend trigger points and progress warnings for frequent short-term absences and or under-performance because of a difficult mental health condition?

Trigger points (NTS) - Gareth Brahams, Brahams Dutt Badrick French

Trigger points (NTS) - Gareth Brahams, Brahams Dutt Badrick French When, and by how much, do you amend trigger points and progress warnings for frequent short-term absences and or under-performance because of a difficult mental health condition?

Constructive knowledge - Paul Fontes, Eversheds Sutherland

Constructive knowledge - Paul Fontes, Eversheds Sutherland In a capability or disciplinary process how do you deal with an employee with a drug or alcohol addiction, particularly when there may be an underlying disability?

Open justice - Catrin Evans QC, Matrix

Open justice - Catrin Evans QC, Matrix What is realistic and achievable for non-parties seeking to access court documents under the principle of open justice following Cape Holdings v Dring? What is the significance for practice?

Context - Jonathan Price, Doughty Street Chambers

Context - Jonathan Price, Doughty Street Chambers How has Stocker v Stocker changed existing thinking on context, when determining meaning in a libel action? What counts and what will sway a court?

Jurisdiction - Aidan Eardley, 5RB

Jurisdiction - Aidan Eardley, 5RB How do you persuade the English Court to hear a libel claim where there is an international element; how do you persuade it not to?

Quantum - Adam Wolanski QC, 5RB

Quantum - Adam Wolanski QC, 5RB Against a backdrop of recent and live cases, how do you quantify - with accuracy - damages in (1) privacy cases and (2) data post GDPR? What can you achieve?

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