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Employment Conference

  • The Signet Library Parliament Square Edinburgh, Scotland, EH1 1RF (map)

Following the recent publication of the Taylor Review on modern working practices, we are delighted to welcome back Caspar Glyn QC, to deliver a keynote address on the gig economy at the annual WS Employment Conference. The conference is a key event for all employment lawyers and HR professionals. Attracting the highest calibre of speakers, the event provides a comprehensive update on the main issues of the day in employment law.  The conference is again chaired by Innes Clark WS (Morton Fraser).


  • Caspar Glyn QC (Cloisters)
  • Innes Clark WS (Partner, Morton Fraser)
  • Amanda Jones (Partner, Maclay Murray & Spens)
  • Alison Woods (Partner, CMS)
  • Stephen Miller WS (Partner, Clyde & Co)


  • An employment law round-up: what’s new and what to expect
  • The Gig Economy
  • Discrimination law update, including the gender pay gap
  • TUPE: a practitioner’s view
  • The top 3 employment cases of 2017

Delegate rates:

  • WS Member: £150 + VAT
  • Non-Member: £200 + VAT
  • Trainee/Student: £80 + VAT

All rates include lunch at the Signet Library
CPD: 3.5 hours (Law Society of Scotland)
For more information please contact Ian Laing

This event is kindly supported by

Earlier Event: 14 September
Commercial Dispute Resolution Conference
Later Event: 5 October
Private Client Conference