Morgan Lewis Seminars

Employment Contracts and Employee Handbooks: Avoiding the Pitfalls and Protecting Your Business

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Eastern Standard Time
(local time)

Please join lawyers from our Labour and Employment Practice for a seminar on the challenges employers face in providing effective and enforceable employment contracts for all levels of employees.

Our presenters will provide a wide ranging and practical review on the topic as well as guidance on how to maintain and update terms and conditions throughout the employment relationship. They will also provide guidance on how to ensure employment contracts and employee handbooks work best together and can adapt to the changing needs of businesses.

Topics will include:

  • Types of contracts
  • Drafting issues
  • Notice and probationary periods
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Benefits
  • Varying contracts and harmonisation of terms and conditions
  • Employee handbooks

16.00–16.30 | registration
16.30–18.00  | seminar
18.00 | drinks reception

For more information, please contact Sarah Duke at

This CPD event is accredited under the Law Society of England and Wales Continuing Professional Development Scheme and the English Bar Standards Board for 1.5 hours.