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Hong Kong: law prohibiting the transfer of personal data soon to come into force
  • Bird & Bird
  • Hong Kong
  • January 16 2015

Publication of Guidance Note by Hong Kong's Privacy Commissioner is likely to be the first step in implementing a long awaited prohibition on


New Guandong-Hong Kong agreement: more opportunities in the telecom and technology sector in China?
  • Bird & Bird
  • China, Hong Kong
  • January 16 2015

On 18 December 2014, the Agreement between the Mainland and Hong Kong on Achieving Basic Liberalization of Trade in Services in Guangdong (the


International data protection enforcement bulletin January 2015
  • Bird & Bird
  • Australia, Belgium, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Singapore, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany
  • January 30 2015

The individual was employed by the Department of Defence ("Defence"), and lodged a compensation claim as a result of an injury. Defence sought the


Will social media in the workplace make employers :) or :( ? (Part two)
  • Bird & Bird
  • Hong Kong
  • July 11 2013

So social media use creates risk in the workplace. Should employers ban it? Social media is part of how we live now; that's not left at the door when


Business culture, human nature, and Hitler: a summary dismissal case from Hong Kong
  • Bird & Bird
  • Hong Kong
  • October 28 2013

Grant Williams wrote an edgy client briefing for Jefferies Hong Kong, an investment bank, under the title, "Things that make you go, hmmm "


Ten Principles of Arbitral Award Enforcement in Hong Kong
  • Bird & Bird
  • Hong Kong
  • January 11 2016

The Hong Kong courts have a remarkable track record of enforcing arbitral awards. According to the statistics published by the HKIAC (Hong Kong


Hong Kong government renews commitment to the introduction of a regulatory regime for medical devices
  • Bird & Bird
  • Hong Kong
  • November 17 2015

The Secretary for Food and Health has stated that the Hong Kong government (the Administration), will soon complete a study on how to regulate


Working in the margins: continuous employment, the 4-18 rule and prospects for change
  • Bird & Bird
  • Hong Kong
  • December 13 2013

Do you employ part-time staff? Or casual employees? Or temporary workers. In the eyes of a lawyer, you don't. None of these terms has a legal meaning


Navigating the Hong Kong Competition Law - Agency agreements
  • Bird & Bird
  • Hong Kong
  • February 26 2016

Understanding the nature of your agency agreement is very important to ensuring compliance with the Hong Kong Competition Ordinance (Ordinance). This


Uber - the Hong Kong chapter
  • Bird & Bird
  • Hong Kong
  • September 11 2015

Uber, an app-based car-hailing company, has caused quite a stir in Hong Kong recently. On 6 July, more than 100 taxis drove to the government