Wed, 08 Apr | Webinar link: See confirmation email

[Webinar] Covid-19 - Commercial contract and employment legal issues faced by businesses

Registration is Closed

Time & Location

08 Apr 2020, 19:00
Webinar link: See confirmation email

About the Event

The outbreak of Covid-19 has affected and continues to affect businesses in many ways. The sudden onset of Convid-19 has put the spotlight on commercial and employment issues and management are tasked with coming up with fresh strategies in these turbulent times. 

In this webinar, the following topics will be covered: 

1. Common commercial contract issues facing businesses in challenging times

  • Approving and signing contracts
  • Complying with contractual time limits
  • Suspending or terminating contracts
  • Dealing with potential breaches of contract  

2. Common measures in handling employees during turbulent times

  • Remote and alternative working arrangements
  • Changes to secondment arrangements
  • Initiation of unpaid or part paid leave
  • Deferral of employment and/or payments
  • Layoffs and termination of employment

Date & Time: Wednesday, 8 April 2020, 3:00-4:00 PM

Price: Free of charge (For HKRMA members only)

Format: Webinar via Zoom


SF Lawyers In Association with KPMG Law

1. Shirley Fu, Partner, M&A and Corporate

2. Alex Ma, Senior Associate, Employment

Language: Cantonese


  1. Participants will receive a link to access the webinar at least 1 day before the event. No sharing of the link is allowed.
  2. Please download 'ZOOM' application for your desktop computers, tablets or mobile devices beforehand. Click HERE to download.


查詢ENQUIRY: MS NG 2866-8311 / 


Payment Application Procedures 付款付款方法

For online registration, payment should be settled by cheque only. 


The cheque should be made payable to "Hong Kong Retail Management Association Ltd" together with the acknowledgement receipt. On the back of the cheque, please write down the company name and event name. 


Mailing address: 7/F., First Commercial Building, 33-35 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.


Terms and Conditions 條款及細則

Due to limited seats, enrollment will be made on a first-come-first-served basis. Acknowledgement email with be sent to the contact person after the online enrollment is made. In case of unsuccessful enrollment, HKRMA will notify the contact person individually. 


Confirmation is subject to payment in full. Confirmation email will be sent to the successful applicant at least 2 working days before the event. 

費用須於截止報名日期前繳交,否則報名無效。報名一經接納,本會將於活動舉行日期前最少2天,向成功申請人士發出 電郵確認書。

No refund for cancellation. 


Substitution of applicant is allowed and applicable to Full Member & Associate Member only. Written notifications should be sent to the HKRMA at least 3 working days before the event. 


If Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is hoisted at or after 7:00am, the full-day event (9:30am-6:00pm) and morning event (9:30am-1:00pm) will be cancelled. If Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is hoisted at or after 1:00pm, afternoon event will be cancelled. HKRMA reserves the final right to cancel or reschedule the event. 

如活動當日上午7時或以後仍然懸掛八號颱風信號或以上/黑色暴雨警告信號,全日活動 (9:30am-6:00pm) 及上午活動 (9:30am-1:00 pm)將會取消。當日下午1時或以後仍然懸掛八號颱風信號或以上/黑色暴雨警告信號,下午活動 (2:30pm-6:00pm)將會取消。如活動被取消,協會將視乎情況而決定是否另行舉辦,並保留一切最終決定權。

HKRMA reserves the final right to reject any application, cancel or change the event arrangement. 


Data Privacy Statement and Declaration私隠條例及聲明

The information collected from your company will be used for purpose of processing your company’s application. Please note that it is mandatory for your company to provide all the data. If your company does not provide such data, the Association will not be able to process the application. The Association intends to use all your company’s data for direct marketing; the data will be used for listing on membership directory, distributing circulars, publications, research materials, market information; direct marketing of the annual events, conferences, seminars, briefings, meetings, awards programmes, training programmes, and services of the Association; and direct marketing of activities similar to the Association’s above activities which are organized by the Association’s business partners. The Association shall not so use the data unless with your company’s consent. Your company has the right to request access to and correction of information held by us about your company. If your company wishes to access or correct the data, please contact us by writing to Ms. Ng at our address, by email ( or by fax (2866-8380).

本協會收集的 貴公司資料將用作處理上述活動申請。請注意 貴公司必須提供所有資料,以便本會處理有關申請。本會將會使用 貴公司所提供的公司資料在直接促銷的用途上,包括協會的通告、刊物、研究資料、市場資訊;推廣協會的周年活動、研討會、會議、簡報會、獎項計劃、培訓計劃及服務,以及協會的合作夥伴所舉辦的同類活動。本會只在取得 貴公司的同意後才會使用有關資料。 貴公司有權要求查閱或更正公司的資料,請書面以郵寄、電郵( 或 傳真 (2866 8380) 方式與本會職員吳小姐聯絡。

Registration is Closed


Tel: (852) 2866 8311

Email :

Website :


  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • YouTube

Copyright © 2020 The Hong Kong Retail Management Association. All rights reserved.