Solo Parent Employees

Solo Parent Employees

1. Concept Solo parents – refers to ‘any individual who falls under any of the following categories: (a) A parent who provides sole parental care and support of the child or children due to – (1) Birth as a consequence of rape, even without final conviction: Provided, That the mother has the sole parental care…

Universal Robina Sugar Milling v. Acibo (2019)

Universal Robina Sugar Milling v. Acibo (2019)

Universal Robina Sugar Milling Corporation v. Acibo, G.R. No. 186439, 15 January 2019, Brion, J.: 1. Background • The [Company] maintain[s] that [the Complainants] are contractual or project/seasonal workers and not regular employees of [the Company]. They thus argue that the [Court of Appeals] erred in applying the legal parameters and guidelines for regular employment…

Dumpit-Murillo v. CA, Associated Broadcasting Company (2007)

Dumpit-Murillo v. CA, Associated Broadcasting Company (2007)

Dumpit-Murillo v. CA, Associated Broadcasting Company, G.R. No. 164652, June 8, 2007, Quisumbing, J.: 1. Background • On October 2, 1995, under Talent Contract No. NT95-1805, [the Company – engaged in broadcasting] hired [the Complainant] as a newscaster and co-anchor for Balitang-Balita, an early evening news program. The contract was for a period of three…

Drivers

Drivers

1. Concept Drivers – refers to those who drive a car or vehicle for a living. 2. Kinds of drivers There generally two (2) kinds of drivers: 1) Independent contractors; and 2) Employees. a. Drivers as independent contractors Drivers who are independent contractors offer their services to another who is the client or customer without…

Employees

Employees

“Employee” – includes any person in the employ of an employer. 1. Concept “Employee” – includes any person in the employ of an employer. The term shall not be limited to the employees of a particular employer, unless the Code so explicitly states. It shall include any individual whose work has ceased as a result…