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Hong Kong Foreign Labor Law Challenged

August 22, 2011

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By ISABELLA STEGER And LAM THUY VOAUGUST 22, 2011 HONG KONG—A landmark labor suit, filed by a Filipina domestic helper seeking permanent residency in Hong Kong, has struck at the core of the territory’s often fraught relationship with its guest workers, and raised fundamental questions about its judicial independence from Beijing. Evangeline Banao Vallejos has […]

Hong Kong Foreign Labor Law Challenged

August 22, 2011

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By ISABELLA STEGER And LAM THUY VOAUGUST 22, 2011 HONG KONG—A landmark labor suit, filed by a Filipina domestic helper seeking permanent residency in Hong Kong, has struck at the core of the territory’s often fraught relationship with its guest workers, and raised fundamental questions about its judicial independence from Beijing. Evangeline Banao Vallejos has […]