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Guidelines on the Payment of Final Pay and Issuance of Certificate of Employment

In my previous post, I gave you important things to remember before you resign from employment. Once you have finally decided to resign from your job, let me tell you now about the things you need to know about your final pay and certificate of employment. This likewise applies to employees who retired or got …

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Prohibited Acts Under RA 11332 or the “Law on Reporting of Communicable Diseases”

We are now on Week 3 of the Enhanced Community Quarantine (“ECQ”). Everybody is directed to just stay home, until April 14, 2020. Except for our beloved frontliners and other brothers and sisters who brave the risks everyday brought about by the Coronavirus Disease (“COVID-19”), we are expected to heed the government call to just …

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Anti-Red Tape Act and the Law on Ease of Doing Business in the Philippines

As promised, here is my discussion about the Law on Ease of Doing Business and the Anti-Red Tape Act. You and I have experienced dealing with different government offices for a multitude of reasons — from business registration, processing of applications or permits, renewal of documents, or payment of taxes, loans, etc. I am sure …