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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


Other global trade developments
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • China, European Union, Japan, Singapore, USA, Australia
  • June 25 2015

The TPP is only one of many regional or global trade initiatives in place or being negotiated. Some of the most important of those initiatives are


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


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, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Russia, Singapore, Spain, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA
  • 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


Global employment, pensions and incentives newsletter
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Africa, Australia, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom, USA, China, European Union, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Russia
  • April 15 2014

Most of the labour codes in force in francophone sub-Saharan Africa contain provisions which seek to prevent unfair competition practices among


Australia-Korea FTA: how will investor-state disputes be dealt with?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, China, Japan, South Korea
  • November 1 2013

Australia-Korea FTA negotiations Speaking at a press conference in Brunei earlier this month, Australian Prime Minister, Tony Abbott, stated that the


Global employment, pensions and incentives newsletter
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, European Union, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Russia, Spain, Africa, Australia, China
  • July 19 2013

In the large majority of francophone countries in sub-Saharan Africa (i.e. Those which are members of the ‘Organisation pour l’Harmonisation en


Global employment, pensions and benefits e-bulletin
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Vietnam, India, Indonesia, Japan, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Australia, China, European Union, France, Hong Kong
  • April 18 2013

A renewed regulatory focus on sham contracting and a court recent decision in ACE Insurance Limited v Trifunovski highlights the need for employers to


Top 10 M&A predictions for Asia in 2013
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Asia-Pacific, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, South Korea
  • March 6 2013

Perhaps one of the biggest changes for Asia’s M&A market in 2013 is the significant increase expected in inbound investment into Myanmar. The