Job Retention Scheme & Other Employment Implications of the Coronavirus

Posted in : 'Any Questions' Webinar Recordings on 1 May 2020
Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors
Issues covered:

Commercial Director at O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors, Seamus McGranaghan, joins Head of Learning and Development at Legal Island, Scott Alexander and Learning and Development Services Officer at Legal Island, Rolanda Markey, to discuss the job retention scheme and other employment implications of the Coronavirus.

The Agenda:

  • Payments under the furlough scheme
  • Holiday issues
  • Collective consultation matters arising

The Recording

Poll Results

65% of attendees have made a claim through the online job retention scheme portal

86% reported they had not experienced any difficulties when using the job retention scheme portal.

50% Yes 50% no, contemplating redundancies as a result of a decline in output due to COVID-19

This article is correct at 01/05/2020

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Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors

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