As part of our continued efforts to guide clients through these challenging times, the Asia Pacific Employment & Compensation Group brings you these recorded webinars which provide key and practical insights on employment and compensation trends and major challenges being faced by businesses across the region. 

If you have questions or would like to know more about the topics discussed below, please reach out to your Baker McKenzie key employment contact or our lawyers listed below.

Employment & Compensation Webinars


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Asia Pacific Reopening Playbook: Keep Your Workforce Mobility Ready as the Borders Reopen
Broadcast date: 24 June 2020
Jurisdictions covered: Australia, China, Hong Kong, Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam
Speakers: Thuy Hang Nguyen, Miguel Galvez, Vivien Yu, Hanna Jung, Zhao Yang Ng

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The Next Normal in Asia Pacific
Broadcast date: 3 June 2020
Jurisdictions covered: Australia, China, Hong Kong, Singapore
Speakers: Catherine Fitzpatrick, Hanna Jung, Zhao Yang Ng, Vivien Yu

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Employment Law Considerations for Reopening the Workplace (joint webinar with WBCSD)
Broadcast date: 26 May 2020
Jurisdictions covered: Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Singapore
Speakers: Michael Michalandos, Celeste Ang, Jonathan Isaacs, Tomohisa Muranushi, Emily Rayner, Vikram Shroff*
* Nishith Desai Associates, India

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COVID-19: Webinar: Managing Disruption and Change: Cost-Cutting Measures for Businesses
Broadcast date: 24 April 2020
Jurisdictions covered: Australia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
Speakers: Michael Michalandos, Jonathan Isaacs, Celeste Ang, Kenneth Chua, Emily Rayner, Zheng Lu, Alvira Wahjosoedibjo, Tomohisa Muranushi. Sujintana Mongkolthanit, Howard Shiu, Nam-Ake Lekfuangfu, Thuy Hang Nguyen

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COVID-19 Webinar: Key Employer Obligations and Data Privacy Implications
Broadcast date: 13 March 2020
Jurisdictions covered: Australia, China, Hong Kong, Philippines, Singapore
Speakers: Michael Michalandos, Jonathan Isaacs, Celeste Ang, Kenneth Chua, Emily Rayner, Ken Chia, Paolo Sbuttoni, Zheng Lu

FutureWorks Programme Webinars

The Asia Pacific FutureWorks programme focuses on delivering thought-provoking and practical content to employers on current issues, by collaborating with leaders in different fields of expertise.


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Managing Generational Differences in the Workplace
Broadcast date: Wednesday, 29 July 2020
Speakers: Michael Michalandos, Emily Rayner, Zhao Yang Ng, Prof. Peter Gahan (University of Melbourne)

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The Future of Work after COVID-19: Building Flexibility into Your Workforce
Broadcast date: 29 June 2020
Speakers: Michael Michalandos, Zheng Lu, Adrian Lawrence, Prof. Peter Gahan (University of Melbourne)

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Protecting Minds in Uncertain Times: An Employer's Guide to Securing the Mental Health of Their Workforce
Broadcast date: 11 May 2020
Speakers: Michael Michalandos, Celeste Ang, Dr. Andrew Stock (psychologist), Mark Dean (founder of enMasse)

Jurisdiction-Specific Webinars


 
China
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Flexible Work, Immigration and Tax Considerations During COVID-19
Broadcast date: 4 August 2020
Speakers: Bofu An, Lily Tian, Jason Wen
Passcode: BMFX0804!

Hong Kong
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Sugaring the Pill: Handling Employee Sickness Absences 
Broadcast date: 10 July 2020
Speakers: Rowan McKenzie, Ken Ng, Emily Rayner, Venus Man, Katherine Tong

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Reopening: A Returning Workforce in Hong Kong  – Key Employer Considerations
Date: 12 May 2020
Speakers: Rowan McKenzie, Ken Ng, Venus Man 

Thailand
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Working from Home - Are you ready for a new normal?
Broadcast date: 28 April 2020
Speakers: Suriyong Tungsuwan, Nam-Ake Lekfuangfu, Theeranit Pongpanarat

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Key Employers' Responses and Obligations in Light of the COVID-19 Outbreak
Date: 1 April 2020
Speakers: Suriyong Tungsuwan, Nam-Ake Lekfuangfu, William T. Nophakoon, Theeranit Pongpanarat

Vietnam
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COVID-19 Webinar: What Vietnam Employees Need to Know
Broadcast date: 6 April 2020
Speakers: Thuy Hang Nguyen, Xuan Hung Pham

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