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Code : 2013063
Event Name : Security of Payment Legislation in Hong Kong
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Henry Sherman & Samson Man

Mr Sherman is a senior consultant in Minter Ellison's construction team, is admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong and in England and Wales. Before joining Minter Ellison he was a partner in a UK law firm and advised employers, contractors and consultants on all aspects of the UK security of payment legislation, including contract drafting, payment disputes, adjudications and court challenges to adjudicators' decisions.

Mr Man is an associate in the Minter Ellison construction team. Also admitted in England and Wales, he worked for a number of years with a UK law firm and specialises in construction disputes of all kinds. He has a particular interest in security of payment legislation
Event Date : 03/09/2013
Event Time : 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 120712/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : QSD
Closing Date : 02/09/2013
Fee : HK$120 for members; HK$150 for non-members (HK$20 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed); Free of charge for full time University students (subject to availability)
Priority : QSD Members; First-come-first-served
Language : English
Details :

If Government's current plans bear fruit, Hong Kong's security of payment legislation will come into force in 2015 or 2016 following a consultation process due to begin over the coming months. Security of payment legislation in other countries has followed a number of different models and how far-reaching it will be in Hong Kong is not yet clear. Whatever its final form it will have a major impact on the Hong Kong construction industry.

This seminar will review the experience of other countries and examine the likely options for Hong Kong.