5th Asia Pacific Regional Forum Biennial Conference: Resilient Asia – Fighting Global Headwinds

15 Feb - 17 Feb 2017

Session information

Managing mobile employees

Friday 17 February (1130 - 1300)


Asia Pacific Regional Forum (Lead)


This session will look at employment laws in the Asia Pacific region:

  • Are they are in sync with the digital workplace?
  • Can companies adequately protect their IP and trade secrets when employees move countries and organisations?
  • Are immigration laws up to speed or do they create artificial barriers?
  • What tax issues arise when employees are tax resident in more than one country?

Session / Workshop Chair(s)

Carsten Domke CMS Germany, Frankfurt, Germany


Poorvi Chothani LawQuest, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India; Newsletter Editor, Immigration and Nationality Law Committee