Complaints and Disputes workshop success

 After an introduction by Richard Harry, Sport Resolutions’ Dispute Resolutions Manager, Simon Horsfield, a partner at Pinsent Masons Solicitors presented an overview of employment law. He included topics such as whistleblowing, grievance procedures and dismissals, whilst the delegates made informed and illuminating contributions to the session.

 In the afternoon, Kate Gallafent of Blackstone Chambers, London took another session which covered the disciplinary process from its initial stages through to investigation, hearing and then appeal, referring to recent cases which relate to the composition of disciplinary and appeal panels.

 There will be another worskhop on these topics on 3 May. If you are interested in attending please contact Gemma Sykes gemma.sykes@uksport.go.uk