London: 11th December 2018
London: 14th May 2019
London: 29th October 2019
Price: £550 + VAT
This Employment Law Belgium seminar provides key insights into the employment law framework in this important European market and centre of governance.
Through a case study approach it equips participants with the skills and knowledge to operate successfully and effectively manage employees in Belgium. Led by Céline Wauters, a lawyer from top firm Eversheds, this seminar will provide advice on the latest changes and key issues HR must be aware of.
“ Very informative ”
Margaret Mitchell, HR Manager, Paul Smith Ltd
“ Very interesting course ”
Angela Baker, HR Manager, HCC International Insurance
“ Good experience, Good presentation ”
Emma Cook, Senior HR Generalist Europe,
“ Very enjoyable and informative ”
Jennifer Dovey, HR Manager, Aspentech
“ Helpful and informative seminar ”
Gill Manning, Group HR Manager, Knight Group
Registration and coffee
An overview of the employment law framework in Belgium
Getting started: recruiting staff and making employment contracts
Collective bargaining and trade unions
Day to day employee management
Termination of employment
What’s on the horizon?
End of seminar
Céline obtained her Bachelor in Law at the University of Leuven (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven - 2008) and her Master at the University of Brussels, with specialization in social law (Vrije Universiteit Brussel - 2010).
During her studies she was Editor in Chief and Member of the Board of the legal periodical Jura Falconis where she was responsible for the Finances and Organization of the Jura Falconis Prize.
Céline is a qualified lawyer at the Brussels Bar. She is fluent in Dutch, French and English. She joined the Eversheds HRPG group in September 2010. She specializes in individual and collective employment law. Céline has particular experience in data privacy issues in the context of the employment relationship.
She helps both Belgian and international companies with their complex employment issues. These involve, amongst others, restructurings, closure of companies, termination of employment contracts, drafting and reviewing of work regulations and policies, international employment matters, audits/due diligences for multinationals, drafting and negotiating Collective Bargaining Agreements.
She also has broad experience in litigation regarding these matters on behalf of her clients before Belgian courts.
Business directors, personnel and HR managers, employee relations professionals, in-house counsel, lawyers, line managers and anyone with responsibility for staff in Belgium
Receive a 20% discount when you book more than one event, or book more than one person on the same event. Please note this discount only applies to the lesser priced booking and when all bookings are placed together.
You are entitled to a 25% discount on your booking if you are a registered charity. This discount will show on your invoice once your booking is submitted. You will need your charity registration number for the booking form.
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