IBA Annual Employment and Discrimination Law Conference

26 Apr - 28 Apr 2017 The InterContinental Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

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IBA Annual Employment and Discrimination Law Conference
The shifting sands of the global workforce: is business keeping pace?

26 – 28 April 2017, InterContinental, Lisbon, Portugal


A conference co-presented by the IBA Employment and Industrial Relations Committee and the IBA Discrimination and Equality Law Committee, supported by the European Regional Forum

The year’s conference will cover a wide range of current and emerging employment and discrimination law issues, from both a regional and global perspective, and provide excellent networking opportunities with lawyers from around the world.

Topics will include:
  • Employment risks causing sleepless nights for general counsel and other in-house lawyers
  • Security and privacy in the global workplace
  • Preventing recruitment discrimination: Social media and background checks
  • The new workforce transparency paradigm
  • Pensions, benefits and retirement plans: Cross-border issues and conundrums
  • Up in smoke: Legal and illegal substances in the workplace
  • Brexit, the lead up to and the post-Brexit employment law landscape. The impact on multinational employers

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