Law Blogs

Client Stories: The Stratisan Consulting

We sat down with Therese Gallenero to learn about Stratisan, a boutique digital creative studio and online reputation firm she recently co-founded.

Can you still get 13th month pay this year despite COVID-19?

In this article, Atty. Rami Hourani discusses with us the legal obligations of employers to pay 13th month pay in light of COVID-19

Q&A with Atty. Rami Amer Hourani - What happens if a lessee fails to pay rent?

COVID-19 has left many Filipinos and businesses unable to pay rent. We interviewed Atty. Rami Hourani regarding your legal options as both a lessor and lessee if rent is unpaid.

DOLE issues guidelines on payment of 13th month pay

DOLE issues Labor Advisory No. 28 on payment of 13th month pay, including prohibiting any exemption or deferment from payment thereof

BSP requires 60-day grace period for all loans due within the year

BSP issues Memorandum No. M-2020-068 requiring a 1-time 60-day grace period for all loans falling due on or before 31 December 2020

“Dapat gagawa ka ng Corp!” - Anonymous

Atty. Rami Hourani discusses with us why aspiring business owners should not take setting up a corporation lightly and be cautious of advice found on the internet.

Client Stories: Intelligent Solutions Philippines Incorporated (ISPI)

We sat down with Leggo David, President and CEO of ISPI, to learn about ISPI's business and how ISPI continues to serve its clients during this pandemic.

Protesting in the time of COVID-19: I was arrested, what will happen to me?

This is part 3 of our 3-part article series where we discuss with Atty. Marianne Agunoy of the Ateneo Human Rights Center your right to protest and practical tips on how to safely exercise this right

No physical appearance needed. Start notarizing your documents online with our partner, E-Notary PH

Supreme Court starts allowing online notarization of documents. Find out how to notarize your document online without physically appearing before a notary public.