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…

Project Employment Contract

Project Employment Contract

Summary ⦁ A project employment contract is an employment arrangement between an employer and a project employee wherein the latter’s employment has been fixed for a specific project or undertaking. ⦁ The project’s completion or termination should be determined or determinable at the time of the engagement of the project employee. ⦁ The existence of…

Casual Employment Contract

Casual Employment Contract

Summary ⦁ A casual employment contract is an employment arrangement between an employer and a casual employee wherein the latter performs work that is incidental to the business. ⦁ Casual employees are those who perform work that is incidental to the business of the employer. ⦁ The employment of casual employees should not exceed twelve…