DG Legal: Equality, Diversity & Inclusion for Lawyers Course

10th October 2024 at 10:00 am - Online

There are a number of reasons why it is important to actively promote equality and diversity within your business and the wider community, not only to ensure compliance with anti-discrimination legislation and professional regulations, including the SRA Standards & Regulations. There will also be business benefits to the organisation including attracting and retaining talented staff, improving staff morale, potentially accessing a wider client base and enhancing service levels and client satisfaction.

Join us for this useful overview session on Equality, Diversity & Inclusion which will cover the following points;
• The Meaning of Equality
• Discrimination
• Harassment & Victimisation
• Unconscious Bias
• The Equality Act & the Protected Characteristics
• Reasonable Adjustments
• Complying with E&D requirements

The online course is suitable for staff of all levels, from support staff to senior Partners.