Virtual Classroom: 1st June 2021
Price: £295 + VAT
JSB`s Employment Law Hong Kong half-day seminar provides up to date, quality information about the local laws governing Hong Kong. Through a case study led approach it equips participants with the skills and knowledge to operate for success in this country.
You will learn about the ways in which staff can be successfully recruited, developed, managed and terminated.
This seminar will clarify the legislative framework and new legal developments in Hong Kong.
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09:00:00 Welcome and objectives
The employment framework in Hong Kong
Key areas of Hong Kong employment legislation will be discussed, including commentary on landmark cases and the latest employment issues – with the opportunity for Q&A throughout. Key areas covered include:
Local legal system and employment legislation
Relocating expatriate employees
Recruiting, selecting and hiring staff in Hong Kong
Employment contracts and working time
Discrimination and harassment
Current trends and developments
Practical application of the law to working practices in Hong Kong
In this session, participants will have the opportunity to apply Hong Kong employment law covered in the morning session to real life workplace scenarios, enabling them to have hands-on experience of dealing with challenging situations as well as to receive advice on best practice solutions.
Questions and answers
12:30:00 End of seminar
Janie is a partner in Addleshaw Goddard (Hong Kong) LLP's dispute resolution practice. Based in Hong Kong, she focuses her practice on international arbitration, complex commercial litigation and cross-border investigations with an emphasis on Asia. She represents clients in contentious matters, provides counsel on regulatory compliance (particular relating to bribery and/or corruption risks) and assists with pre-acquisition due diligence. In addition, she regularly advises on employment matters. She is recognised as a Future Leader in Who's Who Legal Litigation – Future Leaders – Partners (2020).
Designed for HR directors and managers, employment law advisers, employee relations professionals and line managers who have, or expect to have, responsibility for staff in Hong Kong.
Receive a 20% discount when you book more than one event, or book more than one person on the same event. Please note this discount only applies to the lesser priced booking and when all bookings are placed together.
You are entitled to a 25% discount on your booking if you are a registered charity. This discount will show on your invoice once your booking is submitted. You will need your charity registration number for the booking form.
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Our webinars are designed to be as accessible as possible for all participants.
To join the webinar you will need to have Java installed on your computer. You can download and install Java quickly and easily here.
We use Webex to deliver our webinars. It is entirely web based - all you will need is an internet browser such as Internet Explorer, Firefox or Chrome. There is no requirement to download any files to use the Webex system.
You can only listen to the webinar over the internet through the Webex system, for which you will need headphones or speakers. A conference call dial in option is not available.
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