BInformed Autumn Seminar Programme 2017

Our free seminar programme, coupled with the rest of BInformed, reflects our commitment to sharing knowledge more widely than ever before. This autumn we will be offering a series of informative and entertaining seminars, which will be hosted at our offces in Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

The wide variety of hot topics that will be discussed include what organisations should be doing now to prepare for the introduction of the General Data  Protection Regulation (GDPR); IP protection; an update on the All Scotland Personal Injury Court; recent trends and issues in commercial law; managing corruption risks; Entrepreneur’s Relief; the impact of Brexit on environmental law; and claim defensibility training.

Please click here to download our autumn 2017 brochure

You will receive a confirmation email 1 week before the seminar is due to take place, however, if you have any questions in the meantime please do not hesitate to get in touch at seminars@brodies.com

Please continue to use our hashtag #BInformed to send us topic suggestions for the next programme, and to give us your thoughts and feedback.

 

Date: Tuesday 26 September 2017
Time:
08:00 - 09:30
Location: Aberdeen
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force in May 2018 and heralds the biggest shakeup of data protection law in 20 years.  Information about the GDPR is now easy to find, but the principles are one thing – the practice is something quite different. Getting ready for the GDPR requires a solid analysis of your management of HR data, project management and a change in policy. In this session we will limit the time dealing with the rules themselves and focus on: •    data mapping for HR – with real life examples; •    data...
Date: Tuesday 3 October 2017
Time:
08:30 - 10:00
Location: Edinburgh
Brodies’ commercial services division is a market leading practice that supports the commercial activities of organisations across all industry sectors. The division comprises some of the country’s leading commercial contract experts working alongside specialists in other commercially focused areas – including IP, technology & outsourcing, procurement, corporate tax, employment, employee benefits and pensions. In the second instalment of our series of twice yearly commercial law updates which will focus on recent trends and ‘hot topics’, our legal experts will discuss topical issues...
Date: Wednesday 4 October 2017
Time:
08:30 - 10:00
Location: Edinburgh
Entrepreneurs’ Relief (ER) is a valuable tax relief for those disposing of their business or company, potentially halving the rate of tax on gains of up to a lifetime limit of £10 million. However, the relief that is often assumed and the issues (or legal changes) that prevent it from applying are frequently identified too late. So, how do you ensure that it remains available? This seminar will provide you with the knowledge to ensure that ER remains available. In addition, with a significant number of companies being acquired by private equity (PE) buyers, this seminar will touch on the...
Date: Thursday 5 October 2017
Time:
08:30 - 10:00
Location: Glasgow
Entrepreneurs’ Relief (ER) is a valuable tax relief for those disposing of their business or company, potentially halving the rate of tax on gains of up to a lifetime limit of £10 million. However, the relief that is often assumed and the issues (or legal changes) that prevent it from applying are frequently identified too late. So, how do you ensure that it remains available? This seminar will provide you with the knowledge to ensure that ER remains available. In addition, with a significant number of companies being acquired by private equity (PE) buyers, this seminar will touch on the...
Date:
Thursday 5 October 2017 to Friday 6 October 2017
Time:
12:30 - 14:00
Location: Edinburgh
This 30 minute lunch-and-learn session will consider payment obligations in terminal dilapidations claims and how to activate them properly.  This seminar will cover: how they work; their benefits; and how they might be challenged. 
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