PRD event: HR Mixer on Trade Unions and Networking

This page illustrates all details about the networking event "HR Mixer on Trade Unions and Networking" in PRD. If you are interested, you can apply via the web link at the bottom of this page.

PRD Event detail

European Union Chamber of Commerce
Date and time
2009-10-23, 4.00 PM
HR Mixer on Trade Unions. Please note that this event has been re-scheduled to the 23rd October.

The European Chamber would like to invite you to this HR Mixer (presentation and networking) focusing on “Trade Unions.” Vivian Desmonts, European Chamber PRD Board member, will get the discussion going with a presentation on Trade Unions in China. General Managers, HR professionals and other participants are invited to share own experiences and cases their encountered in their companies. Afterwards, we welcome you to stay on to exchange and mingle with other HR professionals.

During this forum we will discuss the following topics:

* What are the legal duties of an employer towards the trade union?
* What is the role of the trade union during dismissal?
* What to do in case of strike by the employees?


Vivian Desmonts, attorney at law, joined DS Avocats law firm in 1998 in their China Law Department and has worked in the Firm’s offices in Paris and Shanghai. Since 2004, he has been managing DS Avocats office in Guangzhou and has been developing the firm’s activities in several provinces of South China. He is a member of the Paris bar and has 9 years experience in Chinese legal practice. His practice focuses on Foreign-Direct Investments in China and covers corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, labor law, tax & customs laws and intellectual property laws.

About DS Avocats
In 1980 DS Avocats chose to establish itself in Asia in order to assist European companies wishing to set up and develop activities on this continent. The firm today has three offices in China, two in Vietnam, and one in Singapore. Owing to its network of privileged correspondent firms it also acts in India, Japan and in the other member countries of the ASEAN. It provides the whole range of services foreign companies may need assistance on, from Direct Investments, Compliance in Tax, Customs or Labour issues over drawing up contracts to Arbitration and Litigation.


16:00 - 16:30 Registration& Networking

16:30 - 16:50 Presentation by Vivian Desmonts

16:50 - 17:45 Moderated Discussion

17:45 - 18:30 Networking over Canapes


To be confirmed
How to register?

To register for this event, please contact Shelly Pu at gz.intern@euccc.com.cn
Registration Fee: Members RMB 100, Non-members RMB 200.

For any further enquiries please contact Mr. Dominik Ehmann (Business Manager) at dehmann@euccc.com.cn or call 020 3801 0267.
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