Kritika Sethia

Legal Analyst, Gall Solicitors

Vaccination of employees is a topical and emotive issue in Hong Kong currently as government statistics show that take-up has been slow. Many employers are exploring their options as they seek to…
June 2021
“I need to stop,” I whispered to myself, as I clicked ‘next episode’.” - Quotes about streaming INTRODUCTION One of the side effects of the advent of faster internet is the proliferation of…
June 2021
In this article we discuss the legal implications that employers in Hong Kong should consider before allowing their employees to work remotely from an overseas jurisdiction. DO EMPLOYEES HAVE A…
April 2021
The Employment (Amendment) Bill 2019 (“Bill”) has been passed by the Legislative Council on 9 July 2020. The purpose of the Bill is to amend the Employment Ordinance (Cap. 57) (“EO”) “to extend the…
August 2020
INTRODUCTION Post-termination restrictions (“PTRs”) are commonly found in employee’s contracts to restrict the activities of a former employee following termination of his employment. Courts in Hong…
April 2020
Working from home has become increasingly popular in the wake of Covid-19 (coronavirus). This article examines the legal implications of working from home. PRELIMINARY ISSUES Entitlement to work…
March 2020