In this illuminating webinar led by Simon Bloch, Partner at JMW Solicitors LLP, we explored the world of Section 1 Statements and their impact on employment contracts. Simon, with over a decade of experience in the recruitment sector, provided valuable insights into the historical evolution of these statements, from their origins as “principal statements” in 1978 to the latest changes introduced in 2020.
The webinar delved into the often-overlooked sections 2, 3, and 4 of the Employment Rights Act, shedding light on the intricacies of crafting effective employment contracts. Simon also discussed the recent extension of Section 1 statements to workers, not just employees, as recommended by the Taylor Review and the Good Work Plan.
If you missed this informative session, you can catch up now to gain a deeper understanding of Section 1 statements and their importance in the modern employment landscape. Whether you’re an HR professional, employer, or anyone interested in employment law, this webinar provides valuable insights for all.