Welcome to The HIP Talks podcasts, a series of discussions about current legal issues hosted by Hugill & Ip Solicitors. We are a young independent law firm but with decades of experience providing bespoke legal advice and exceptional client service to individuals, families, entrepreneurs and businesses, both in Hong Kong and internationally. www.hugillandip.com
Jonathan specialises in dispute resolution, acting for clients in a wide range of general commercial disputes covering both litigation and arbitration. He also advises on both contentious and non-contentious employment law matters.
Learn more: https://www.hugillandip.com/solicitors/jonathan-gray/
By making sense of complex problems, we are able to resolve all kinds of disputes through civil litigation, arbitration or mediation in a quick and cost-effective way.
Get more insights about our Dispute Resolution practice: https://www.hugillandip.com/legal-services/dispute-resolution/
Data Privacy: Personal Data in the Workplace
Carmen Tang and Carly Fan discuss key issues related to personal data in the workplace, including practical advice for employers and employees and COVID-19 considerations.
00:43 Recruitment process and personal data
06:09 Data access requests
09:26 Monitoring of employees’ activities
10:15 The 3 As: Assessment – Alternative – Accountability
12:34 The 3 Cs: Clarity – Communication – Control
13:47 Suspicion of unlawful activities
16:25 Time limits for keeping data
One Minute with Alfred Ip
Alfred assists high net-worth individuals (HNWIs) in handling their wealth-related issues, such as contentious and non-contentious trust and probate, mental capacity, family office, amongst other wealth management matters. He is also a leading Dispute Resolution lawyer with over 20 years of experience in Hong Kong. Moreover, Alfred helps clients with issues regarding Family Law.
Learn more > https://www.hugillandip.com/solicitors/alfred-ip/
Contentious Trusts & Estates: Challenging a Will
Alfred Ip and Geraint Ho discuss essential points related to disputes involving Wills and their validity, including provisions which can be afforded to dependants and creditors towards an estate.
00:41 Proving a Will
02:45 Entering a caveat
11:09 Real life scenarios
14:58 Carrying out an investigation
16:43 Client-solicitor confidentiality
18:25 Settling inheritance disputes
19:30 Ordinance, Cap. 481
24:59 Validity of the Will
26:10 Landmark cases in Hong Kong
Corporate & Commercial Law
By offering clear, pragmatic and commercial advice, we assist clients in protecting and advancing their business
Learn more: https://www.hugillandip.com/legal-services/corporate-commercial/