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August 12, 2020

<Part 1 –   1:30pm –  3:00pm>
Policies on Employment and Labor Standards

<Part 2 –  3:30pm –  5:00pm>
Policies on Labor Relations and Security of Tenure

Regular Rate           Php 1,499.00 + VAT starting August 6, 2020
Early Bird Rate        Php 1,399.00 + VAT until August 5, 2020
Group Rate              Php 1,299.00 + VAT per pax for 5 or more pax

Inclusive of the two-part Webinar Session and the Digital Certificate

PART I – Policies on Employment and Labor Standards


  1. Different Times, Different Ways
  2. The New Normal: Flexibility
  3. The Spirit of The Law, Not The Letter of The Law
  4. The Call For Creativity and Innovations


5. Status of Employment

5.1) Regular and Permanent,
5.2) Regular But Seasonal
5.3) Regular But Temporary
5.4) Casual and Temporary,
5.5) Project and Fixed Term,
5.6) Outsourced ( Direct-Hired)
5.7) Outsourced (Through A Legitimate Service Agency),
5.8) Probationary Employment.

  1. Documentation and Contract Preparations
  2. Legal Implications In Employment Contracts
  3. Reports to DOLE


9. DOLE Inspections For Labor Standards
10. DOLE Inspections For Health and Safety
11. DOLE Inspection Related To Contractualization
12. DOLE Inspections Related To Security of Tenure.
13. Issues On Wages, Salaries, and Benefits,
14. Special Benefits For Women Workers
15. Remittances To SSS, Philhealth and HDMF

PART II – Policies on Labor Relations and Security of Tenure


  1. More Negotiations and Less Arbitrations,
  2. More Voluntary Than Compulsory Arbitration,
  3. Strengthening of Internal Dispute Settlements,
  4. EDGE: Employee Discipline For Global Excellence,
  5. Grievance Management Reinforced and Enhanced,
  6. Labor Management Councils Given Impetus,
  7. Less Unions, Less CBAs, Less ULPs, No Strikes,
  8. HR and Line Management Should Work and Study Together


9. More Flexible Work Arrangements,
10. Just Causes Clarified:
10.1) Serious Misconduct,
10.2) Insubordinations,
10.3) Fraud and LOTAC (Loss of Trust & Confidence)
10.4) GAHNOD (Gross & Habitual Neglect of Duty)
10.5) Crimes and Offenses Punishable By Law,
10.6) Analogous Cases.


11.1) Retrenchments,
11.2) Redundancies,
11.3) Installation Of Labor-Saving Devices,
11.4) Closures and Bankruptcies,
11.5) Mergers and Consolidations,
11.6) Sale of the whole Company,
11.7) Change of Management.

12. DUE- PROCESS ( Both In Just and Authorized Causes)

12.1) Written Notice of Specific Charge,
12.2) Opportunity To Be Heard: Investigation,
12.3) Written Notice of The Decision.


13.1) Labor Arbiter,
13.2) N L R C
13.3) Court of Appeals,
13.4) Supreme Court.

14. Reinstatement, Backwages, Separation Pay,
Moral Damages, Exemplary Damages,
Legal Interests, Attorneys Fees.

15. Improve the HR Documents

16. Improve the HR Department.

* Former Undersecretary of Department of Labor and Employment
* 2014 President of People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP)
* 15 years of successful government service and 20 productive years in the business sector:
* 12 years in San Miguel Corporation, 3 years in Petron/PNOC and 5 years in Pepsi Cola
* He has been a professor of Law and Humanities in various universities with a total academic experience of more than 30 years
* He has had successful stints as Labor Attache in Taichung, Taiwan, in Malaysia and in Kuwait
* He is an experienced labor relations lawyer with various training exposures here and in New York, San Francisco, Singapore, Geneva, Beijing, Tokyo, Kuala Lumpur, Kuwait, Taiwan, Bahrain, Dubai and Honolulu, Hawaii.
* He has been recognized as a FELLOW in Personnel Management, a rare honor given only to the top 5% of the country’s HR Professionals
* An author (of several books), a newspaper columnist, a Bar Reviewer, etc.
* He graduated from the College of Law Magna Cum Laude and Class Valedictorian
* At the University of the Philippines where he was an MM (Masters in Management) full scholar, he was conferred by then UP President O.D. Corpuz, a Certificate of Merit for Academic Excellence.
* Born in Argao, Cebu


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