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Hot Topics in Hong Kong Employment Law for 2016

  • 18 Feb 2016
  • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
  • 11th Floor, The Hong Kong Club Building, 3A Chater Road Central Hong Kong
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Lunch Presentation

The HKCCA’s Executive Committee invites you to the following presentation, hosted by Kennedys.

Food and drinks will be provided. 1 Law Society of Hong Kong CPD point has been applied for.  New York and California Approved Jurisdiction policy may apply.


TOPIC:  Hot Topics in Hong Kong Employment Law for 2016

Are you up-to-date with recent employment law developments and have your contracts, policies and procedures been updated accordingly in order to protect your business?

Our presentation will cover the following topics to provide you with a comprehensive update on Hong Kong Employment Law for 2016.

  • The law relating to bonuses, particularly in light of the recent decision in Tadjudin Sunny v Bank of America, National Association [2014] HKCFI 2313; HCA 322/2008;
  • Employment law case update;
  • The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Ordinance and how it might affect employers/employees; and
  • The Competition Ordinance from an employment law perspective.


SPEAKER/ SEMINAR SPONSOR: Emily Duncan, Lead Counsel of Hong Kong Employment Group, Kennedys.

Qualified in Hong Kong, England and Wales, and New South Wales, Australia, Emily’s experience includes acting for and advising senior executives and companies in respect of non-contentious and contentious employment matters, with a particular emphasis on the financial sector.

She has considerable experience on advising both employees and employers on the enforceability of restrictive covenants and implementing measures to protect businesses upon the departure of employees. 

Emily has written, and had published in various legal journals, articles on topics such as termination in the current economic climate and race discrimination and frequently gives seminars on employment law issues.

She was named as a Leading Individual for Employment in the Legal 500 in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.


VENUE: 11th Floor, The Hong Kong Club Building, 3A Chater Road Central Hong Kong           

DATE: 18 February 2016

TIME: 12.30 registration and light lunch, 1.00 - 2.00 seminar


RSVP: Please register your attendance online no later than Friday 12 February 2016. If you register but are then unable to attend, please email events@hkcca.net and tell us so that other members on any waitlist may attend. If you have any suggestions for topics or speakers for future HKCCA events, please let us know at events@hkcca.net.

Please note this event is exclusively for HKCCA members. If you are not an HKCCA member but you want to attend this presentation, you need to successfully apply for membership at www.hkcca.net and pay the membership fee before registering for the event. If you have any membership queries, please contact HKCCA Secretariat on events@hkcca.net or (852) 2516 7007.           

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