Dundalk Chamber host Business after Hours Seminar

Dundalk Chamber recently hosted a very successful Business After Hours event at Oriel Shared Services, Finnabair Park, Dundalk. Solicitor & Employment Law Specialist Dorothy Walsh was guest speaker on the topic of “Understanding Your Employer Obligations” and Avril Donnelly from Peninsula Business Services (Ireland) Ltd also briefed on Employment Law issues.

The large attendance of local businesses were briefed on issues relating to Employment Law and Health and Safety legislation. In these uncertain times, it has never been more important to ensure your business stays legally compliant. The seminar covered Employment Law aspects such as, Changing contracts of employment, managing redundancy, dealing with a tribunal claim and protecting your business from litigation.

In addition to these speakers, Deirdre Ryan, Worklink North East Regional Coordinator gave an introduction to a new initiative “Worklink” which is a volunteer led employment support network formed as a response to the unemployment crisis in Ireland. Worklink provides an innovative mechanism for employers, service providers and qualified volunteers to actively assist in the effort to help unemployed jobseekers to gain valuable work experience and to transition into meaningful employment.”

Pictured:Deirdre Ryan Worklink, Paddy Malone President Dundalk Chamber of Commerce, Avril Donnelly Peninsula Business Services (Ireland) Ltd, Dorothy Walsh Solicitor & Employment Law Specialist, Peninsula Business Services (Ireland) Ltd and Declan Murphy Dundalk Chamber of Commerce.
The Business After Hours series will continue over the coming months with topics including a seminar presented by Irish Life and presentations by the Commercial Sections of a number of Embassies.If your company would like to attend one of these free seminars please call Kathleen in Dundalk Chamber on 042 9336343 or email admin@dundalk.ie


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