The Liver Building

Confidentiality & restrictive covenants in employment contracts – the latest developments


Speaker: Stephanie Cummings

Date: Wednesday 27th January, 2021

Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Areas of Law: Employment

Competencies: A2, 4. 5 B3, 4, 6, 7


Course Code: S4426


Can’t make the date/time or need to revisit the training? No problem, booking onto this event means you will receive a link to access a recording of the event at your leisure!

The link will be sent within approx 72hrs of live broadcast & be available for approx. 3 months, to view as many times as you wish.

This course is aimed at employment law specialists at all levels, as well as litigators and other practitioners whose practice includes employment law.

Many organisations do not take adequate steps to protect their business when a key employee moves on.  This course reviews the law on confidentiality and restrictive covenants, and outlines the steps employers should take to minimise the risk of confidential information and client contacts being misused by former employees.

What this course will cover:

  • Enforceability of post-termination restraints
  • The impact of promotion on post-termination restraints
  • Confidentiality clauses
  • Garden leave clauses
  • The duty of good faith
  • A review of the latest case law
  • Drafting tips

Speaker Biographies

Stephanie Cummings is a barrister at 23ES Chambers specialising in Employment and Commercial Law. She was called to the Bar in 2010. Stephanie is often instructed to undertake drafting and advisory work as well as to attend at preliminary hearings, applications and final hearings on behalf of both Claimants and Respondents. Stephanie has particular experience with cases involving discrimination, unfair dismissal and breach of contract.


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Non-member £95
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