In-House Lawyers: Sweat & Glory Series 2018 Managing Legal Issues in the Hospitality Industry

On 30 October, the In-House Lawyers Committee (“IHLC”) organised its last seminar under the In-House Lawyers: Sweat & Glory Series in 2018 with the topic “Managing Legal Issues in the Hospitality Industry”. The seminar was attended by around 50 members comprising in-house members from a variety of backgrounds.

Speakers on this panel included Mr. Gordon Chan, Vice President – Legal, Asia Pacific, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, Mr. Michael Dojlidko, Senior Vice President – General Counsel and Group Head of Legal, Rosewood Hotel Group, and Ms. Nadine Maurellet, General Counsel, The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited. IHLC would like to express its heartfelt thanks to the panelists who shared with us their experiences and insights on topics including the role of an in-house counsel in the industry, war stories of some of the hotel operation issues, challenges across various jurisdictions, corporate social responsibilities of industry players, and industry outlook.

(From left): Council Member Mr. Roden Tong, IHLC Chairlady Ms. Maggie Tsui, Ms. Nadine Maurellet, Mr. Gordon Chan, Council Member Mr. Jonathan Ross and Mr. Michael Dojlidko.