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  1. Tribunal warns off cases with threat of legal costs

    Posted Mar 04th 2006, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... ahead and lose.' Mr Tam had tried in vain to put forward claims similar to the one launched by Phillip Wain worker Mandy Luk See-ming, which failed in the Court of Final Appeal on Tuesday. ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

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    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 ...

  8. Phillip Wain wins court row over holiday pay

    Posted Mar 01st 2006, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle People whose pay includes monthly commissions are not entitled to anything more than their basic salary when they go on holiday, the Court of Final Appeal has ruled. The court ... which said holiday pay did not take into effect contractual commissions, but the Court of First Instance and the Court of Appeal agreed with Ms Luk that it was part of the calculation. At issue ...

  9. Court upholds pay cut for maids

    Posted Jul 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 4.13pm: The Court of Appeal on Wednesday upheld a pay cut for foreign domestic helpers and a levy on their employers imposed in 2003. Five maids had appealed against a rejection by the lower courts of an application to scrap a $400 cut in their monthly minimum wage. The $400 reduction in foreign maid?s minimum wage, from $3,670 to $3,270, was imposed ...

  10. Levy IS a tax on maids, appeal court hears

    Posted Apr 26th 2006, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez A Court of First Instance judge was wrong when he ruled that a $400-a-month levy on employers of foreign domestic helpers was not a tax, the Appeal Court was told ... low-skilled foreign workers whose employers did not pay a levy. Before the Appeal Court recessed for lunch, Mr Griffiths asked that he be excused for the rest of the day because of discomfort to his ...




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