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Sign o’ the Times - When Paternity Leave Gets Politicised
Duncan A. W. Abate,Anita W. C. Lam,Hong Tran, September 19, 2014
Our update “A Spotlight on Fathers - the Arrival of Paternity Leave” in March 2014 referred to the imminent arrival of legislation to introduce three days’ paternity leave in Hong Kong. This proposal was greeted with unanimous acclaim and was considered to be a balanced, and...
One Servant, Two Masters, Same Service?
Duncan A. W. Abate,Anita W. C. Lam,Hong Tran, August 25, 2014
According to the results of a recent survey, Hong Kong tops the poll on places that are using contingent workers in 2014, followed closely by the United States. Contingent workers could be temporary employees, secondees and outsourced workers, employed or supplied by companies to work for either a...
Protection Against Sexual Harassment by Customers
Duncan A. W. Abate,Anita W. C. Lam,Hong Tran, June 30, 2014
The Hong Kong government will gazette this Friday, 20 June 2014, a bill to amend the Sex Discrimination Ordinance (Cap 480) to protect service providers from sexual harassment by their customers.