Changes to the Job Retention Scheme; 'Flexible Furlough'

Posted in : 'Any Questions' Webinar Recordings on 5 June 2020
Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors
Issues covered: Coronavirus; Job Retention Scheme; Flexible Furlough

Scott Alexander from Legal Island discusses your employment law questions with Seamus McGranaghan from the employment team at O'Reilly Stewart solicitors.

This webinar recording will address questions on recent changes to the job retention scheme, including the potential for employees to work part-time under what is referred to as ‘flexible furlough’.  Seamus and Scott will also discuss questions around redundancy consultation and selection.

The Recording


Poll Results 1

76% of attendees claimed they will avail of the flexible furlough option under JRS

Poll Result 2

38% of attendees have 'topped up' the 80% furlough pay to date

Poll Result 3

4% 5-10% top up; 96% 10-20% top up


This article is correct at 05/06/2020

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Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors

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