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Webinar: Coronavirus, and Australian Bushfires - Business Continuity Resources on Practical Law and Westlaw Asia

Epidemics, pandemics, civil unrest and other civil emergencies not only disrupt day-to-day business operations, but also create and amplify legal risks. From the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) to the devastating Australian bushfires, disruptive crises pose a significant operational and legal impact on businesses and highlight the increasing need to prepare for business continuity disruptions in the 21st century.

Join us in this webinar for an overview of the key risks and legal implications arising from pandemics and other public health and civil emergencies, and learn about the resources  Practical Law and Westlaw Asia have to offer to assist businesses and their legal advisers in their business continuity planning.

Webinar overview

  • Resources available to help businesses and lawyers address key risks and legal implications arising from Coronavirus, Australian bushfires and other civil emergencies. 
  • Business continuity planning – resources on Practical Law and Westlaw Asia.
  • Checklist of what to prepare.

Webinar Details

Date: 26 March 2020 (Thursday)

Time: 1 - 2 pm (GMT +8, HKT / SGT)






New titles added on Westlaw Asia under Hong Kong Commentary tab (current as of end Dec 2019):

  • Annotated Legislation: Competition Ordinance (Cap. 619), 2019 

  • Annotated Legislation: Securities and Futures Ordinance (Cap. 571), 2019

  • Maritime Law and Practice in Hong Kong

  • Archbold Hong Kong 2020 Main Work

  • FAQs: Concerning Sexual Minorities-related Issues in Hong Kong


New titles added on Westlaw Asia under Malaysia Commentary tab (current as of end Dec 2019):

  • Construction Defect Claims in Malaysia
  • Companies Act 2016 with Overview, 2019
New on Westlaw Asia - Singapore Civil Procedure 2020

Singapore Civil Procedure (The Singapore White Book) 2020 now live on Westlaw Asia. 

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  • Hong Kong Legislation (Past & Present)
  • Journals
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  • Hong Kong Civil Procedure (Hong Kong White Book)


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Offer ends 30 November 2019.