Dismissal of Employees in the Philippines
Security of tenure is a constitutionally guaranteed right in the Philippines. Thus, for an employer to validly dismiss an employee, substantive and procedural due process under law should be complied with. Substantive due process means that the termination must be based on just and/or authorized causes for dismissal. On the other hand, procedural due process requires the employer to effect the dismissal in a manner specified in the Labor Code and its implementing rules (Deofe
Extrajudicial Settlement of Estate
It is of common knowledge that settling the estate of a deceased family member or relative judicially can be very costly and can take years. However, not all estates need to be settled judicially. Under Section 1 of Rule 74 of the Philippine Rules of Court, the extrajudicial settlement of an estate is possible as long as the following requisites are present: The decedent left no will; The decedent has no debts or his debts have been fully paid; The heirs are all of legal age
Why Invest in Cebu?
Cebu (/sɪˈbuː/, /siːˈbuː/ or /sɛˈbuː/; Cebuano: Lalawigan sa Sugbo, Filipino: Lalawigan ng Cebu) is a first income class island province of the Philippines located in the Central Visayas region, and consisting of the main island itself and 167 surrounding islands and islets. Its capital is Cebu City, the oldest city and first capital of the Philippines, which is politically independent from the provincial government. Cebu City forms part of the Cebu Metropolitan Area together