13/03/2014

Separation Pay

What is separation pay? Separation pay is the amount that an employee receives at the time of his severance and is designed to provide the employee with the wherewithal during the period that he is looking for another employment (Gabuay…

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13/03/2014

Contracting in light of DOLE Department Order No. 18-A

Who is a contractor under DO 18-A? DOLE Department Order No. 18-A (“DO 18-A”) defines a “contractor” as any person or entity, including a cooperative, engaged in a legitimate contracting or subcontracting arrangement providing either services, skilled workers, temporary workers,…

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