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Deacons in association with the Employment Law Alliance (ELA) presents Labour and Employment Trends Around the Region in 180 Minutes.
We have the pleasure of gathering the ELA member firms from Hong Kong, Indonesia, Macau, Malaysia, PRC, Singapore and Taiwan, to give an introduction on a variety of hot issues in their respective jurisdictions and we cordially invite you to join us for this seminar.
Date: Wednesday, 6 May 2015
Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm. (Registration starts at 9:00am)
Venue: 14/F, Alexandra House, 18 Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong
CPD Points (Law Society): CPD points are being applied for
CPT Points (SFC): CPT attendance certificates will be available
Enquiries: To find out about registrtering, please contact Camay Lau at + 852 2825 9426
09:30 – 09:40
Cynthia Chung, Deacons
Steve Hirschfeld, Hirschfeld Kraemer LLP and Founder of ELA
09:40 – 10:40
PRC: Issues relating to foreign employees, labour dispatch and wage regulations
Jeffrey Wilson, Jun He
Taiwan: The trend of using dispatched employees
Elizabeth Pai, Lee, Tsai & Partners
Macau: Temporary immigration issues, constraints and solutions
Isolda Brasil, MdMe
10:40 – 11:00
11:00 – 12:20
Singapore and Malaysia: Employee fraud, restrictive covenants and privacy issues
Francis Xavier, Rajah& Tann and
Siva Nadarajah, Shearn Delamore & Co
Indonesia: Overview on direct investment/employment law and seconding expats
Richard Emmerson, SSEK
Hong Kong: Recent development – impact of standard working hours, competition law and Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) legislation
12:20 – 12:30
Closing remarks and questions
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