(S3) (Live Presentation and Webinar) Employment Law – when is a worker an employer?

Date:   31 May 2023 (Wednesday)  Time:2:30pm– 5:45pm Language: English Level: Intermediate

Speaker: Judith Sihombing, Adjunct Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Lawyer CPD / ACCA CPD / SFC CPT / Insurers’ CPD Pts:  3 points               Fee: HK$1,790


The seminar will look at various workers to classify their relationship to employment law.


–          Legislation including

Employment Ordinance (Cap 57)

Employment Compensation Ordinance (Cap 282)

Labour Relations Ordinance (Cap 55)

Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Ordinance (Cap 485)

–          The employment contract

the elements of “employment’

a worker

an independent contractor

restraint of trade

Ming An Insurance Co (HK) Ltd v Ritz Carlton [2009] CFA

          Malik v BCCI [1997] HL

BCCI v Ali [1999] CA (E)

–          Liability

vicarious liability


–          Recent decisions including

HKSAR v Yuong Ho Cheung & Ors [2019]

Uber BV & Ors v Asiam & Ors [2021] SC

Addison Lee Ltd v Lange & Ors [2021] EWCA Civ

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