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Levels of compensation under the employees’ compensation ordinance in Hong Kong increased following review
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • February 4 2015

All EC insurers and employers are advised to take note that a resolution has been passed by the Legislative Council on 4 February 2015 to increase the


Is an insurance agent an employee or an independent contractor?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • October 6 2011

This question came before the Court of First Instance in the case of Leung Suk Fong Peggy v The Prudential Assurance Company Limited (HCME 112010


An independent contractor is not a shield to liability!
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • March 14 2011

The Court of Final Appeal (CFA) decided in Luen Hing Fat Coating & Finishing Factory Limited v. Waan Chuen Ming (FACV 192009) that an occupier can be liable for injury caused by an independent contractor to the contractor's own employees, even if the contractor is apparently competent


Court finds no employment contract between the applicant and the respondent
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • December 9 2010

EC insurers are invariably faced with claims where contractors claim to be employees so as to be entitled to employees' compensation


Duncan A. W. Abate
  • Mayer Brown LLP

Hoang Anh Nguyen
  • Mayer Brown LLP

Andy Yeo
  • Mayer Brown LLP

Hannah C.L. Ha
  • Mayer Brown LLP

Hong Tran
  • Mayer Brown LLP

Jenny W. Y. Yu
  • Mayer Brown LLP