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Acas TUPE conference: Making sense of the law & business process


Whatever the context, TUPE transfers can be one of the most difficult and stressful areas of business activity for both employers and employees.

Join Acas and leading experts for this special conference designed to explain and reduce the complexity of the TUPE process, helping you to avoid the unnecessary pitfalls.

Business need

The TUPE process is often complex. It can cause major headaches for employers and be scary for employees. This event will help answer many of the questions that arise when faced with a transfer, helping you to manage and communicate the TUPE process with more certainty. 

Delegates attending this event will gain:

  • Clarity of the law and employers legal responsibilities
  • Examples of common mistakes
  • Insight into how HR strategy can fit into the TUPE process
  • Understanding of the impact on employees and ways in which the TUPE process can be better handled and communicated

Delegates will also have the opportunity to put questions to the leading experts and network with other professionals.

Suitable For

Delegates from all sectors of industry including: managers, supervisors, team leaders, HR professionals, business owners, Trade Union representatives, employee representatives and individuals who wish enhance their CPD.


This conference will cover:

  • TUPE Regulations
  • what is a transfer?
  • who and what transfers?
  • communication and consultation
  • redundancy, restructuring and harmonisation
  • engaging the workforce during TUPE
  • practical considerations

With sessions from guest speakers including:

Sue Gavin, senior HR practitioner and business acquisition expert. Sue has vast experience of the practical aspects or outsourcing and acquisition, as well as considerable experience in the logistics industry with organisations such as DHL UK.  

Sue will give a personal view of the subject and the problems often associated with contract and business transfers.

We'll also be joined by Mark Hammerton; TUPE expert at Eversheds who will give an insight into how TUPE has affected and will continue to affect the way organisations approach mergers and acquisitions. They will also provide an update on recent case law and give practical advice on how to ensure employment relations issues are dealt with effectively alongside the legal considerations.

Delegates will have the opportunity throughout the day to put questions to the leading experts, as well as in the questions plenary at the end of the event.

Venue Maple House, ETC Venues   Map (opens in new window)   Date 11/07/2019    Time 09:30 - 16:00   
Price £115.00 per person    Please note our training events are VAT exempt
To book now

* Max of 4 delegates per organisation. Please call Acas on 0300 123 1150 or email if numbers exceed this or for more details about the training session.