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  1. Court denies Cathay's bid for appeal in row over holiday pay

    Posted Nov 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... this year by the Court of Appeal. Yesterday, after hearing the airline's arguments, three Court of Appeal judges refused Cathay's application to take its fight take to the Court of Final ... of dollars', and called on the airline not to pursue the matter further. Cathay can still apply directly to the Court of Final Appeal for permission to argue its case there. A Cathay spokeswoman said ...

  2. Cathay wins last chance to appeal in wage dispute

    Posted Feb 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Diana Lee diana.lee@scmp.com Cathay Pacific has won a final chance in the Court of Final Appeal to argue a wage dispute with flight attendants over statutory holidays. Three ... court. But Cathay was still allowed to bring the case to the Court of Final Appeal directly. Yesterday, the top court was urged to examine whether flight attendants' pay should be calculated ...

  3. Fired pilots confident court will back them

    Posted Jan 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... years, so we've gone to the Court of Final Appeal for a final decision. We've come this far and aren't about to give up now.' In 2001, 23 of the dismissed pilots filed claims ... reduced compensation for each of the pilots from HK$3.3 million to HK$700,000. The 17 who have fought on will have their case heard by the Court of Final Appeal in eight months' time. Warham ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Top court hears Cathay dispute over attendants' holiday pay

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Airline challenges ruling that allowances and commissions should be included in holiday wage Cathay Pacific took its holiday- pay dispute with its flight attendants to the Court of Final Appeal yesterday. The airline is challenging an appeal court judgment that it should include some allowances and commissions when calculating the cabin crew's holiday pay. The dispute ...

  5. Privacy chief rules out Cathay data appeal

    Posted Oct 25th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... The Privacy Commissioner will not appeal against a court ruling over Cathay Pacific collecting medical data from cabin crew after the airline agreed to seek workers' consent for the release. Commissioner Roderick Woo Bun made the decision yesterday, a month after the High Court overturned the commission's earlier ruling and allowed the company to ask flight attendants who ...

  6. News - Hong Kong

    Cathay Pacific loses two long-running pay disagreements in one day

    Posted Sep 27th 2012, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... the Court of Final Appeal ruled. Those include commissions on duty-free sales, and allowances for line duty and ground duty, which attendants earn in the air and while waiting for flights. ... flight attendants Vera Wu Yee-mei and Jenny Ho Kit-man, who still work at the airline. Separately, the Court of Final Appeal ordered Cathay to pay HK$850,000 in damages to each of the 18 pilots ...

  7. Cathay pilot's hiring challenge shot down

    Posted May 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... A Cathay Pacific pilot has challenged a court ruling that the airline need not assess all second officers for promotion before it can hire junior first officers. Counsel John Scott SC argued that Scott Williams should be given leave to appeal because there were 150 second officers in his position. Mr Justice Robert Tang Ching ruled the issue concerned only parties ...

  8. Court backs tour guide's pay claim

    Posted Jun 13th 2007, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... The tribunal rejected the group's claims in 2005, but one claimant, Lan Pik-shan, appealed to the Court of First Instance. On Monday, the court ruled that service fees were part of Ms Lan's ... to be confirmed by the Labour Tribunal if the travel agency did not appeal. Another claimant, Dicky Tong Kim-sang, a tour guide with Wing On Travel from 1994 to 2001, said: 'We were entitled to 10 ...

  9. Get sacked, lose free ticket

    Posted Apr 27th 2004, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... Sara Bradford A Cathay Pacific flight attendant was not entitled to use free travel benefits she gained during her employment because she was sacked, a court ruled yesterday. Mr Justice Johnson Lam Man-hon, sitting in the Court of First Instance, made the ruling as he dismissed Vilma Fernandes' appeal against a Labour Tribunal ruling. The Court heard Ms Fernandes was sacked ...

  10. I erred, but Sing Pao back-pay fine stays, says magistrate

    Posted Feb 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and 'encouraging employers not to pay their staff'. Mr To fined the company HK$4,200 in Eastern Court last month for withholding HK$81,000 in wages due to three employees. Yesterday, he said there had ... The Labour Department is seeking advice on an appeal. Unionist lawmaker Lee Cheuk-yan called for a fixed penalty of twice the amount owed to be imposed on employers who paid late. Unionist legislator ...




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