COVID-19

Our series of legal insights related to the coronavirus pandemic

Human Resources Magazine | How employers can minimise data privacy risks during WFH

Human Resources Magazine | How employers can minimise data privacy risks during WFH 1200 800 Hugill & Ip

Businesses should be fully aware of their existing rights and obligations with IT service providers and clients to ensure that they are not running into legal issues that may have severe impacts on business operation.

CITCO | Hong Kong: Considerations for Estate Planning and International Wills

CITCO | Hong Kong: Considerations for Estate Planning and International Wills 1200 800 Hugill & Ip

Yuseff Murphy and Alfred Ip discuss common questions around estate planning for Hong Kong residents, particularly in the era of COVID-19

World Litigation Forum | Civil litigation and the COVID-19 pandemic

World Litigation Forum | Civil litigation and the COVID-19 pandemic 1600 900 Hugill & Ip

Carly Fan and Carmen Tang discuss the impact of COVID-19 on civil litigation. They go through the issue of Force Majeure clauses and changes related to court hearings in Hong…

Employment Support Scheme (ESS): Phase 2 Kicks Off

Employment Support Scheme (ESS): Phase 2 Kicks Off 1200 797 Adam Hugill

The scheme established by the HK SAR Government during the COVID-19 pandemic to support employers opens applications from 31 August 2020 and covers the September-November period

Taylor Vinters | Hong Kong: Civil Unrest and COVID-19 – A year of disruption!

Taylor Vinters | Hong Kong: Civil Unrest and COVID-19 – A year of disruption! 1200 675 Hugill & Ip

SARS and H1N1 in 2003 and 2009 respectively may have given businesses in Hong Kong some experience in managing the workplace during outbreaks of infectious disease, but the COVID-19 global…

Further Guidance on Remote Hearings for Civil Proceedings

Further Guidance on Remote Hearings for Civil Proceedings 1200 900 Jonathan Gray

The Judiciary has recently issued a second guidance note concerning the use of electronic means to enable its practices/procedures to take into account rapid technological developments

COVID-19: What’s Next?

COVID-19: What’s Next? 2560 1440 Hugill & Ip

The overwhelming takeaways from the coronavirus pandemic are flexibility and hope – keeping in mind that recovery will happen. What kind of impacts can be expected in the upcoming 6 to 12 months?

Updates On Recent Scam Techniques

Updates On Recent Scam Techniques 1500 1000 Geraint Ho

While there are many email scams which have been running for decades, the recent COVID-19 pandemic has seen an extraordinary growth in new fraudulent methods. How can you protect yourself?

HR Magazine Live | HR Reboot: Restarting organisations to go beyond BAU

HR Magazine Live | HR Reboot: Restarting organisations to go beyond BAU 800 628 Hugill & Ip

HR advice | ESS advice | Mental well-being advice | OD advice

How’s the COVID-19 Emergency Impacting Estate Planning?

How’s the COVID-19 Emergency Impacting Estate Planning? 600 512 Alfred Ip

During the current coronavirus pandemic, it’s understandable that many people start thinking if they have properly taken care of their affairs: setting up or reviewing how to protect your assets and loved ones becomes paramount.

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