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General Counsel Update - June 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Global, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • June 29 2017

Formal Brexit negotiations started on 19 June 2017. Whereas the EU indicated that it is ready and keen to go, the UK election has thrown a spanner in


General Counsel Update - February 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • March 1 2017

When we began analysing in depth the possibility of Britain exiting the European Union, 18 months prior to the June


Asia-Pacific Labor & Employment News Autumn 2016 - Upcoming and Recent Changes in the Law
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, Taiwan
  • September 1 2016

On September 1, 2016, the PRC Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security ("MOHRSS") issued the Public Announcement of Major Labor and Social


Clawback and termination provisions in insurance agent employment contracts
  • Howse Williams Bowers
  • Hong Kong
  • February 2 2016

The Hong Kong Court of First Instance recently issued a decision concerning the interpretation of insurance agency contracts. Clawback provisions are


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


General counsel update September 2014
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Hong Kong, Russia, United Kingdom, USA, Australia, China
  • September 29 2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Court's new rules come into force on 1 October 2014 and are to apply to any arbitration


General counsel update
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • USA, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Mongolia, Singapore, United Kingdom, China, European Union
  • July 11 2012

This is the thirtieth in our series of general counsel updates which aim to summarise major developments in key areas


General counsel update: 28 February 2012
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Hong Kong, Spain, United Kingdom
  • February 28 2012

This is the twenty-eighth in our series of General Counsel Updates which aim to summarise major developments in key areas


General Counsel Update
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • China, European Union, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Singapore, United Kingdom
  • December 7 2011

This is the twenty-seventh in our series of General Counsel Updates which aim to summarise major developments in key areas


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