The Court of Final Appeal’s breakthrough decision in Wo Chun Wah v Employees Compensation Assistance Fund Board  HKCFA 48; (2019) 22 HKCFAR 495 has necessitated a deeper grasp of the relevant principles and strategic considerations for parties in employee compensation proceedings, including the Employees Compensation Assistance Fund Board if it applies to join as a party.
In this seminar/webinar, Patrick Szeto (junior counsel in the Wo Chun Wah case), Richard Yip and Flora Lam will provide insights on:
• The practical significance of the CFA’s judgment in Wo Chun Wah
• Scenarios and relevant factors in the recovery of costs
• Drafting settlement orders under section 29 of the Employee Compensation Assistance Ordinance (Cap 365) and more.