This seminar will consider the recent developments in case law regarding employees' compensation/work injury. In particular, four main areas will be covered, namely:

  1. Distinction between "accident" and "injury" in employees' compensation cases;
  2. Liability of Principal/Occupier towards employees of independent contractors carrying out work at the Principal/Occupier's premises;
  3. Occupational disease cases; and
  4. Distinction between employees and independent contractors in employees' compensation cases.

Key issues arising from these cases and recommendations on claims handling strategies will be discussed.

Date & Time
Thursday, 24 April 2014

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Seminar
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception

Location
Mayer Brown
18th Floor, Prince's Building
10 Chater Road, Central
Hong Kong




Registration
4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Seminar
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Cocktail Reception
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

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