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Cyber security quarterly round-up: October 2015
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, Canada, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Singapore, USA
  • October 1 2015

The EU Network and Information Security Directive (the so-called "Cyber Security Directive") appears to be a step closer to adoption after the

Asia: social security & pension contributions
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Singapore, Thailand
  • August 5 2015

Employees employed in Singapore and their employers, certain self-employed persons, and certain Singapore-citizen masters, seamen and apprentices in

Global employment pensions and incentives bulletin
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, France, Germany, Hong Kong, USA, Japan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Thailand, United Kingdom
  • July 11 2015

Against rising headwinds from an economic, socio-political, regulatory and case law viewpoint, it is challenging to present a prognosis of what lies

Asia: workplace health & safety obligations
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand
  • May 29 2015

Legislation governing the workplace health and safety obligations of employers and employees varies from country to country across Asia. We compare

When the east meets the Far East: the impact of Russian sanctions on commercial arbitration in Asia
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong, Russia, Singapore
  • May 6 2015

Over the course of the last year, sanctions imposed on Russia in response to its intervention in Ukraine have been expanded to include restrictions

Asia: 2015 key legal updates
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Singapore, Thailand
  • May 4 2015

This month, in conjunction with the launch of our 2015 Asia Pacific Employment Guide, we take a look at the key legal developments across the region

The new market misconduct enforcement regime in Singapore - and a brief comparison with the position in Hong Kong
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong, Singapore
  • April 1 2015

From 17 March 2015 onward, all market misconduct offences (such as insider trading and market manipulation under Part XII of the Securities and

Asia: discrimination and equal opportunity laws in the region
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Australia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia
  • March 30 2015

The rules on discrimination and equal opportunity in employment differ widely from country to country. We compare these rules and the principles

Asia: do employers have a right to access and to disclose employee data without consent?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan
  • November 3 2014

When can an employer access and disclose their employees' personal data in different jurisdictions? We compare the rules in Australia, China, Hong

Global employment, pensions and incentives newsletter - October 2014
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, China, France, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Russia, Singapore, Spain
  • October 14 2014

The High Court of Australia has unanimously held that there is not an implied term of mutual trust and confidence (Implied Term) in Australian