21May2019

Legal update: Increase of Statutory Minimum Wage effective 1 May 2019

Effective from 1 May 2019, the rate of Statutory Minimum Wage has been increased from HK$34.50 to HK$37.50 per hour.  The monetary cap on the requirement of employers recording the total number of hours worked by employees has also been revised to HK$15,300 per month. …Read More

15May2019

Jeff Lane speaks at Asset Recovery Asia 2019 in Singapore

Fraud and Asset Tracing Partner Jeff Lane was in Singapore this week to attend the Asset Recovery Asia Conference 2019. The two-day conference, which was held at the InterContinental Singapore, featured fraud and asset tracing experts from all over the globe. Topics discussed include: Different jurisdictions’ approaches…Read More

08May2019

Russell Bennett and Edmond Leung attend APAC HR Law Congress 2019 in Singapore

Partners Russell Bennett and Edmond Leung were in Singapore early this week to attend the APAC HR Law Congress 2019. Organised by RHT Academy at the Singapore Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel, this year’s Congress discussed evolving labour law changes and key discussion points such as:…Read More

03May2019

Two Tanner De Witt teams emerge victorious in HK Centre for Pro Bono Service Quiz

It was an intellectual evening for the books on Thursday 25 April as the HK Centre for Pro Bono Service hosted its inaugural Quiz Night at Canny Man Bar. In true supportive fashion, Tanner De Witt entered two teams in this eleven-team tournament, and both…Read More

02May2019

Kevin Bowers gives presentation on Residential Properties Ordinance to Knight Frank agents

Litigation and Dispute Resolution Consultant Kevin Bowers paid a visit to the Hong Kong office of global real estate consultancy Knight Frank on Monday 29 April to give a presentation on the Residential Properties (First-hand Sales) Ordinance. Kevin discussed: the types of properties covered by…Read More